/  News Items

News Items

Announcement - Appropriations Amendment Process Notice

Aug 7, 2017

The Committee on Rules is likely to issue an amendment deadline prior to our return from the August district work period for consideration of the remaining eight appropriations bills. The remaining bills reported by the Committee on Appropriations include: Agriculture; Commerce Justice, Science; Financial Services and General Governmental; Homeland Security; Interior; Labor, HHS, and Education; State and Foreign Operations; Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development—all of which can be found on their website.

Press Release - Sessions Votes to Bolster National Security

Jul 28, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. - This week the Rules Committee held three meetings, heard testimony from dozens of Members, and made in order 126 amendments on the Make America Secure Appropriations Act – a four-piece national security funding package for Defense Appropriations, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations, Energy and Water Appropriations, and Legislative Branch Appropriations. U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House released a statement regarding the passage of this important package:

Announcement - Meeting Announcement for H.J. Res. 111 and H.R. 3219

Jul 20, 2017

The Committee on Rules will meet on Monday, July 24, 2017 at 5:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following measures:

  • H.J. Res. 111 — Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection relating to ‘‘Arbitration Agreements’’.
  • H.R. 3219 — Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018 [Make America Secure Appropriations Act, 2018]