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H. Res. 706 - Authorizing the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas.

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    Authorizing the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas. 

Rule Information

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 8-4 on Wednesday, June 27, 2012.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 708: 
Adpoted by record vote of 254-173 on Thursday, June 28, 2012.  

MANAGERS: Nugent/McGovern

1. Provides that if H. Rept. 112-546 is called up by direction of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, all points of order against the report shall be waived and it shall be considered as read.

2. Closed rule for the resolution accompanying H. Rept. 112-546.

3. Provides 50 minutes of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform or their respective designees.

4. Waives all points of order against consideration of the resolution accompanying the report.

5. Provides that the resolution accompanying the report shall be considered as read.

6. Provides one motion to refer at the conclusion of debate if offered by Rep. Dingell of Michigan, which shall be debatable for 10 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent.

7. Provides one motion to recommit the resolution accompanying the report with or without instructions.

8. Provides that the Chair may reduce the minimum time for electronic voting on the motion to recommit the resolution accompanying the report as though pursuant to clause 9 of rule XX.

9. Closed rule for H. Res. 706.

10. Provides 20 minutes of debate on H. Res. 706 equally divided and controlled by the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader or their respective designees.

11. Waives all points of order against consideration of the resolution.

12. Provides that the resolution shall be considered as read.

13. Provides one motion to recommit H. Res. 706.

Amendments

Amendments were not filed with the Committee on Rules.