H.Res.221 - Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32] (Introduced 03/22/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Rules|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 115-56|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/23/2017 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There have been 2 roll call votes|
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Text: H.Res.221 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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H. Res. 221
March 23, 2017.
Resolved, That the requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII for a two-thirds vote to consider a report from the Committee on Rules on the same day it is presented to the House is waived with respect to any resolution reported through the legislative day of March 27, 2017.
Sec. 2. It shall be in order at any time through the calendar day of March 26, 2017, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules as though under clause 1 of rule XV. The Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on the designation of any matter for consideration pursuant to this section.Attest: