Notice of Action: H.R. 678 - Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

5:25 P.M.

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H.R. 678

Natural Resources

Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a modified open rule for H.R. 678. The rule provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources. 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 makes in order only those amendments that are submitted for printing in the Congressional Record dated at least one day before the day of consideration of the amendment and pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate. Each amendment submitted for printing may be offered only by the Member who submitted it for printing or the Member’s designee and shall be considered as read if printed. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.