Notice of Action: H.R. 3313 Marriage Protection Act of 2004<br> H.R. 4613 Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2005 - CONFERENCE REPORT

Wednesday, July 21, 2004




H.R. 4613 Appropriations Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2005

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a rule waiving all points of order against the conference report and against its consideration. The rule provides that the conference report shall be considered as read.



H.R. 3313 Judiciary Defense of Marriage Act, 2004

The Committee granted, by a vote of 7 to 3, a closed rule providing ninety minutes of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary. The rule provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.