Notice of Action: Senate Amendment to H.R. 1892 - Further Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

2:43 PM



Senate amendment to H.R. 1892


An Act to amend title 4, United States Code, to provide for the flying of the flag at half-staff in the event of the death of a first responder in the line of duty. [Further Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018]


            The Committee granted, by record vote of 8-4, a rule providing for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1892.  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 with an amendment consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-58 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 the 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.