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H. Res. 466 - Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules (relating to a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution)

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    Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules (relating to a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution)

Rule Information

 

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 8-4 on Tuesday, November 15, 2011.

FLOOR ACTION ON H.RES. 466: 
Adopted by record vote of 248-169, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 243-173, on Thursday, November 17, 2011.  
 

MANAGERS: Nugent/Hastings

1. Authorizes the Speaker to entertain motions to suspend the rules through the legislative day of Friday, November, 18, 2011, relating to H.J. Res. 2, proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

2.Extends debate on such a motion to five hours.

3. Provides that the Chair may postpone further consideration of such a motion to a time designated by the Speaker.

 

Amendments

Amendments were not recieved by the Committee on Rules.