Notice of Action: H.Res. 1167 – Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules

Wednesday, April 30, 2008
4:15 P.M.


H.Res. 1167    Rules      Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a rule authorizing the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules at any time on the legislative day of May 1, 2008, relating to the following measures:

(1) The bill (H.R. 5715) to ensure continued availability of access to the Federal student loan program for students and families.

(2) The bill (H.R. 493) to prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment.

(3) A bill to provide for a temporary extension of programs authorized by the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002.