Notice of Action:H.R. 2830 - Pension Protection Act of 2005

Wednesday, December 14, 2005

Emergency Meeting

10:15 P.M.

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H.R. 2830 - Education & the Workforce
Ways & Means
Pension Protection Act of 2005

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a closed rule providing 90 minutes of debate in the House on the bill as amended equally divided among and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce and 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. In lieu of the amendments recommended by the Committees on Education and the Workforce and Ways and Means now printed in the bill, the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in the part A of the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying the resolution shall be considered as adopted. The rule waives all points of order against the bill, as amended. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions. Finally, the rule provides that, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the bill to a time designated by the Speaker.