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H.R. 2216—Military Const. VA Approps & H.R. 2217—DHS Approps

Summary

H.R. 2216: This bill makes appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014. 

H.R. 2217: This bills makes appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014

Type of Rule

Open rules (allowing any amendment that complies with the rules of the House) for consideration of both measures.  Reported by a vote of 9 yeas to 2 nays.

Other Elements of the Rule

Provides each measure one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations. 

Provides each measure a motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Floor Managers: Webster/Hastings

Floor Action Expected

The rule and bills are expected to be on the floor: June 4 - 6, 2013.