Notice of Action: H.R. 5682 - To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline

Wednesday,November 12, 2014

6:12 PM

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H.R. 5682

Energy and Commerce

To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.

           The Committee granted, by record vote of 7-3, a closed rule for H.R. 5682.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided among and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.  The rule provides that the bill shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.  The rule provides one motion to recommit.