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Jan 9, 2024 Press Release

As prepared for delivery:

Good afternoon, and welcome back to the Rules Committee.

A new year marks a time for change. As Americans across the country bring new vigor towards their own resolutions, House Republicans are renewing our Commitment to America. Vital to our agenda is a government that is accountable and an economy that is strong.

Dec 12, 2023 Press Release

As prepared for delivery:

Good morning.

Today, the Rules Committee is meeting on one of the gravest and most consequential responsibilities of the House of Representatives. We are considering House Resolution 918, authorizing an impeachment inquiry to examine the President of the United States.

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Announcements

May 16, 2024 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at 4:00 PM ET in H-313, the Capitol on the following measures:

  • H.R. 4763 – Financial Innovation and Technology for the 21st Century Act
  • H.R. 5403 – CBDC Anti-Surveillance State Act
  • H.R. 192 – To prohibit individuals who are not citizens of the United States from voting in elections in the District of Columbia.
May 9, 2024 Announcement

ANNOUNCEMENT

H.R. 5403 – CBDC Anti-Surveillance State Act

Dear Colleague:                  

The Committee on Rules may meet the week of May 20th to provide for floor consideration of H.R. 5403.

If a Member wishes to offer an amendment for consideration, they must submit a searchable electronic copy of the amendment, which should be provided by the Office of Legislative Counsel, via the Rules Committee’s website by 12:00 PM on Thursday, May 16, 2024.  Please note that staff must be on the House network, either physically or remotely via virtual private network (VPN), in order to access the online submission form.

Members should draft their amendments to the text of H.R. 5403, which is available on the Rules Committee website.

Members should use the Office of Legislative Counsel to ensure that their amendments are drafted in the most appropriate format. Members should check with the Office of the Parliamentarian and the Committee on the Budget to be certain their amendments comply with the rules of the House and the Congressional Budget Act. If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Belair of the Committee staff at Jennifer.Belair@mail.house.gov or at 202-225-9191.

Sincerely,

Michael Burgess

Chairman

House Committee on Rules

May 9, 2024 Announcement

ANNOUNCEMENT

H.R. 4763 – Financial Innovation and Technology for the 21st Century Act

Dear Colleague:                  

The Committee on Rules may meet the week of May 20th to provide for floor consideration of H.R. 4763.

If a Member wishes to offer an amendment for consideration, they must submit a searchable electronic copy of the amendment, which should be provided by the Office of Legislative Counsel, via the Rules Committee’s website by 12:00 PM on Thursday, May 16, 2024.  Please note that staff must be on the House network, either physically or remotely via virtual private network (VPN), in order to access the online submission form.

Members should draft their amendments to the text of Rules Committee Print 118-33, which is available on the Rules Committee website.

Members should use the Office of Legislative Counsel to ensure that their amendments are drafted in the most appropriate format. Members should check with the Office of the Parliamentarian and the Committee on the Budget to be certain their amendments comply with the rules of the House and the Congressional Budget Act. If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Belair of the Committee staff at Jennifer.Belair@mail.house.gov or at 202-225-9191.

Sincerely,

Michael Burgess

Chairman

House Committee on Rules

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