Notice of Action: H.R. 5230 - Making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes; H.R. 5272 - DACA; Senate Amendment to H.R. 5021 - Hihgway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

10:50 PM

Emergency Hearing

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H.R. 5230

Appropriations

Making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes.

H.R. 5272

the Judiciary

To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.

Senate amendment to H.R. 5021

Transportation and Infrastructure

Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014

           The Committee granted, by record vote of 8-3, a closed rule for H.R. 5230.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill and provides that it shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.  The rule provides one motion to recommit.

            In section 2, the rule provides that after passage of H.R. 5230 and on the legislative day of July 31, 2014, theHouse shall consider H.R. 5272, to prohibit certain actions with respect todeferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes, under a closed rule.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill and provides that it shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.  The rule provides one motion to recommit.

            In section 3, the rule provides for consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 5021.  The rule makes in order a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure or his designee that the House disagree to the Senate amendment to H.R. 5021.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the motion and provides that the Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read.  The rule provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

            In section 4, the rule provides that any motion pursuant to clause 4 of rule XXII relating to H.R. 5021 may be offered only by the Majority Leader or his designee.

            In section 5, the rule provides that it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of July 31, 2014, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules and that the Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on the designation of any matter for consideration pursuant to this section.

            In section 6, the rule waives clause 6(a) of rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it is reported from the Rules Committee) against any resolution reported from the Rules Committee through the legislative day of July 31, 2014.