H.Res. 338: Senate Amendment to H.R. 1295 – Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015 [Meeting II]

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, June 24, 2015.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 251-176 on Thursday, June 25, 2015.

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114th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 338

Report No. 114-179

 

Senate Amendment to H.R. 1295 - Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015 [Meeting II]

  1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1295.
  2. Makes in order a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion.
  4. Provides that the Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read.
  5. Provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 1295) to extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes, with the Senate amendment to the House amendment to the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment to the House amendment to the Senate amendment. The Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to adoption without intervening motion.