Notice of Action: H.R. 743 - Social Security Protection Act of 2003

Wedensday, March 25, 2003

5:00 P.M.

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H.R. 735 Government Reform Postal Civil Service Retirement System Funding Act of 2003

Testimony heard; action deferred.

 

H.R. 522 Financial Services Federal Deposit Insurance Reform Act of 2003

Testimony heard; action deferred.

 

H.R. 743 - Emergency Measure Ways & Means Social Security Protection Act of 2003

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a modified closed rule providing one hour of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill. The rule provides that the amendment recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted. The rule provides for consideration of the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report accompanying the resolution, if offered by Representative Green of Texas or his designee, which shall be considered as read, and shall be separately debatable for 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent. The rule waives all points of order against the amendment printed in the report. Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.