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H.R. 3 - Northern Route Approval Act

Summary

H.R. 3 approves the construction, operation, and maintenance of the Keystone XL pipeline.

Type of Rule

Structured rule (making only particular amendments in order) for consideration of H.R. 3.  Reported by voice vote.

Amendments

H.R. 3

Republican

Democratic

Bipartisan

Submitted

2

23

0

Withdrawn

0

0

0

Made in Order

1

9

0

 

Other Elements of the Rule

Debate Time: Provides 90 minutes of general debate equally divided among and controlled by the respective chairs and ranking minority members of the Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure, Energy and Commerce, and Natural Resources.

Provides 10 minutes of debate for each of the 10 amendments made in order. 

Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Floor managers: Webster/Polis

Floor Action Expected

The rule and the bill are expected to be on the floor: May 22, 2013.