H.Res. 531: H.R. 4038 – American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE of 7-3 on Wednesday, Novemebr 18, 2015.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 242-183 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 243-182 on Thursday, November 19, 2015.

MANAGERS: McGovern/Collins

114th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 531

Report No. 114-342

 

H.R. 4038 - American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015

  1. Closed Rule
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 4038) to require that supplemental certifications and background investigations be completed prior to the admission of certain aliens as refugees, and for other purposes. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. The bill shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (I) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary; and (2) one motion to recommit.