Notice of Action: H.R. 514

Emergency Meeting
Wednesday, February 9, 2011
3:15 P.M.

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H. R. 514

Judiciary Intelligence

To extend expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 relating to access to business records, individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers, and roving wiretaps until December 8, 2011.

 

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 7 to 2, a closed rule.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill and provides that the bill shall be considered as read.  The rule provides that all points of order against provisions in the bill are waived.  The rule provides one hour of debate, with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.   Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit.