The Committee on Rules may meet the week of January 14th to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 152, the Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, welcomed Republican Members to the Committee and announced the Vice Chair for the 113th Congress today.
House Rules Committee Members in the 113th Congress are: Congresswoman Virginia Foxx (R-NC), Congressman Rob Bishop (R-UT), Congressman Tom Cole (R-OK), Congressman Rob Woodall (R-GA), Congressman Richard Nugent (R-FL), Congressman Daniel Webster (R-FL), Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), and Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX).
The Commitee on rules will hold its organiziation meeting for the 113th Congress on Friday, January 4, 2013 at 10:30 AM in H-313 The Capitol.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, made the following statement today regarding the House Rules package for the 113th Congress, which passed the House today:
The Committee on Rules will hold an emergency hearing tonight, Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 8:10 PM in H-313 The Capitol on Senate Amendments to H.R. 8, The Job Protection and Recession Prevention Act of 2012 (American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012)
The Rules Committee will meet on Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 8:00 PM or 10 minutes following the end of the Republican Conference meeting, whichever is later, in H-313 The Capitol on H. Res. 843, waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.
The House Republican Conference will meet on January 2, 2013 to consider a resolution providing for the Rules of the House of Representatives for the 113th Congress. The text of the proposed resolution, along with a section by section summary, is available at the links below.