/  Rules Resource for H.R. 1363 – Department of Defense and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011

Rules Resource for H.R. 1363 – Department of Defense and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011

Summary

This one-week CR will keep the federal government funded through April 15, 2011. H.R. 1363 also cuts $12 billion in spending and will fund the Department of Defense through the end of FY 2011.

Type of Rule

Closed rule (prohibiting amendments) for consideration of the measure. Reported by voice vote.

Amendments

No amendments were made in order.

Other Elements of the Rule

 

  • Total Debate Time: Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the Majority Leader and Minority Leader or their respective designees.
  • Provides one motion to recommit.
  • Provides same day authority for measures related to continuing FY '11 appropriations.
  • Floor Managers: Foxx/McGovern

Floor Action Expected

The rule and the bill are expected to be debated on the floor on: April 7, 2011.