H.Res. 464: S. 5 – Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Wednesday June 6, 2007.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 224-191 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY THE YEAS AND NAYS 221-195 on Thursday, June 7, 2007.

MANAGERS: MATSUI/SESSIONS

110th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES.  464

[Report No. 110-179]

 

S. 5 – Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.
  3. Waives all points of order against the bill and its consideration except those arising under clause 10 of Rule XXI
  4. Provides one motion to commit.
  5. 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.

 

RESOLUTION

            Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (S. 5) to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human embryonic stem cell research.  All points of order against the bill and against its consideration are waived except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI.  The bill shall be considered as read.  The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce; and (2) one motion to commit.

            Sec. 2.  During consideration of S. 5 pursuant to this resolution, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the C hair may postpone further consideration of the bill to such time as may be designated by the Speaker.