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Press Release - Sessions Votes to Keep the Government Open and Fund CHIP

Jan 18, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, released the following statement in response to the passage of a continuing resolution to fund the government through February 16, 2018:

"Short term funding solutions cripple our military and create uncertainty in all areas of government. However, unlike the Democrats, I am not willing to shut down our government and further imperil our nation’s men and women in uniform while there remains the possibility of a long term funding deal.

Announcement - Meeting Announcement for Senate Amendment to H.R. 195

Jan 16, 2018

The Committee on Rules will meet on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 3:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following emergency measure:

  • Senate amendment to H.R. 195 — An act to amend title 44, United States Code, to restrict the distribution of free printed copies of the Federal Register to Members of Congress and other officers and employees of the United States, and for other purposes. [Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018]

Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 2954

Jan 9, 2018

Dear Colleague:                                                   

           The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of January 15th to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 2954, the Home Mortgage Disclosure Adjustment Act.