Notice of Action:H.R. 5429 - American-Made Energy and Good Jobs Act<br> H.R. 5441 - Homeland Security Appropriations, FY 2007

EMERGENCY MEETING

Wednesday, May 24, 2006

4:50 P.M.

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H.R. 5429 -

Resources

American-Made Energy and Good Jobs Act

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a closed rule providing one hour of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Resources. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill. Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit.

H.R. 5441 -

Appropriations

Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007

The Committee granted, by voice vote, an open rule providing one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill. Under the rules of the House the bill shall be read for amendment by paragraph. The rule waives points of order against provisions in the bill for failure to comply with clause 2 of rule XXI (prohibiting unauthorized appropriations or legislative provisions in an appropriations bill), except as specified in the resolution. The rule authorizes the Chair to accord priority in recognition to Members who have pre-printed their amendments in the Congressional Record. Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.