Summary: H.Res.469 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/14/1975)

Provides that upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to move that the House resolve itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 6219) to amend the Voting Rights Act of 1965 to extend certain provisions for an additional ten years, to make permanent the ban against certain prerequisites to voting, and for other purposes. Directs that after general debate, which shall be confined to the bill and shall continue not to exceed three hours, to be equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary, the bill shall be read for amendment under the five-minute rule by titles instead of by sections. States that, at the conclusion of the consideration of the bill for amendment, the Committee shall rise and report the bill to the House with such amendments as may have been adopted, and the previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and amendments thereto to final passage without intervening motion except one motion to recommit.