Notice of Action: H.R. 7 - No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act; Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2642 - Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013

Monday, January 27, 2014

9:54 PM

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H.R. 7

Energy and Commerce

No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act

Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2642

Agriculture

Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013

                       The Committee granted, by record vote of 9-3, a closed rule for H.R 7.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided among and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary, the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means, 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 an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 113-33 shall be considered as adopted and thebill, as amended, shall be considered as read.  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.  

            In section 2, the rule waives all points of order against the conference report to accompany H.R. 2642, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 and against its consideration.  The rule provides that the conference report shall be considered as read.  The rule provides that the previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervention of any motion except one hour of debate and one motion to recommit if applicable.  The rule provides that debate on the conference report is divided pursuant to clause 8(d) of rule XXII.