Notice of Action: Senate Amendment to H.R. 695 - Child Protection Improvements Act of 2017 [Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018]

Monday, January 29, 2018

6:07 PM

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Senate amendments to H.R. 695

Judiciary

Child Protection Improvements Act of 2017 [Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018]

           

            The Committee granted, by record vote of 8-4, a rule providing for the consideration of the Senate amendments to H.R. 695.  The rule makes in order a single motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment to the title and concur in the Senate amendment to the text with an amendment consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-56.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the motion and provides that it shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.  The rule provides that the Senate amendments 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.