WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement regarding House passage of H.R. 1029, the EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act of 2015 and H.R. 1030, the Secret Science Reform Act of 2015:
As you begin to contemplate possible amendments to the House Budget Resolution, I want to remind all Members of a continuing requirement that was adopted as part of the opening day Rules Package. As in past years, the Rules Committee intends to give priority to amendments offered as complete substitutes, but the new requirement is applicable to all amendments.
The Committee on Rules will meet on Monday, March 23, 2015 at 5:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following emergency measure:
- H. Con. Res. 27—Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025.
**Text of this measure will have been available for four calendar days before the Rules Committee meets.
The Committee on Rules will meet Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 3:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure:
- S.J. Res. 8—Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures.
- H. Res. 132—Providing for the expenses of certain committees of the House of Representatives in the One Hundred Fourteenth Congress.
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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement regarding House passage of Senate Amendment to H.R. 33, Making Further Continuing Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2015:
The Committee on Rules will meet tonight, Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 8:30 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following emergency item:
The Committee on Rules may meet the week of March 2nd to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 1030, the Secret Science Reform Act of 2015.