Notice of Action: S. 612 - ...[Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act]; Senate amendment to H.R. 2028 - ...[Further Continuing and Security Assistance Appropriations Act, 2017]

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

4:58 PM

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S. 612

Transportation and Infrastructure

To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas, as the “George P. Kazen Federal Building and United States Courthouse”.  [Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act]

Senate amendment to H.R. 2028

Appropriations

Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 [Further Continuing and Security Assistance Appropriations Act, 2017]

          The Committee granted, by record vote of 6-2, a rule that provides for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 2028.  The rule makes in order a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 2028 with an amendment consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 114-70 modified by the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the motion.  The rule provides that the Senate amendment and motion shall be considered as read.  The rule provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.

Additionally, the rule grants a closed rule for S. 612.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided among and controlled by the respective chairs and ranking minority members of the Committees on Energy and Commerce, Natural Resources, and Transportation and Infrastructure.  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 114-69 shall be considered as adopted and the bill, 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.