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Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 3791

Apr 5, 2016

Dear Colleague:                                                   

 

           The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of April 11th to grant a rule that would provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 3791, to raise the consolidated assets threshold under the small bank holding company policy statement, and for other purposes.

Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 3340

Apr 5, 2016

Dear Colleague:                                                   

 

           The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of April 11th to grant a rule that would provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 3340, the Financial Stability Oversight Council Reform Act.

Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 2666

Apr 4, 2016

Dear Colleague:                                                   

           The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of April 11th to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 2666, the No Rate Regulation of Broadband Internet Access Act.

Press Release - Sessions Applauds Passage of SMARTER Act

Mar 23, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement after the House passed legislation that would make clear which federal agency would exercise authority over mergers under the Clayton Act:

Press Release - Sessions Touts Availability of House Rules and Manual in XML Format; Increases transparency and access to Congressional data

Mar 23, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Rules Committee made available text of the House Rules and Manual in XML format on the Government Publishing Office (GPO) GitHub account, allowing for greater functionality, transparency and better usability. Additionally made available are the Constitution and other support pages that will allow greater functionality with regard to referencing, analysis and indexing:

Press Release - Sessions Votes in Support of Resolution Allowing Speaker to File Amicus Brief in U.S. v. TX Case

Mar 17, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), chairman of the House Rules Committee, today issued the following statement after voting in favor of a resolution allowing the Speaker of the House to file an amicus brief in the Supreme Court litigation United States v. Texas, which questions the constitutionality of President Obama’s Deferred Action for Parents of Americans (DAPA) policy:

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