Notice of Action: H.R. 4241 - Deficit Reduction Act of 2005

Wednesday, November 9, 2005

Emergency Meeting

10:00 P.M.

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H.R. 4241 - the Budget
Deficit Reduction Act of 2005

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a closed rule providing two hours of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill. The rule provides that the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report accompanying the resolution shall be considered as adopted. The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions. The rule provides that, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the bill to a time designated by the Speaker.