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Blog Post - The Rule for the FY 2011 Full-Year CR: How it Works

Apr 12, 2012

During the negotiations to resolve the unfinished work to fund the government for the remainder of the fiscal year, there were a number of important issues that the parties couldn't agree on, including government funding for the implementation of health care legislation and funding for Planned Parenthood. Speaker Boehner successfully negotiated an agreement with Senate Majority Leader Reid to ensure that these two proposals received an up or down vote in both the House and Senate. The rule providing for consideration of the full year CR, H.R.

Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 3309

Mar 21, 2012

March 21, 2012

Dear Colleague:

The Committee on Rules may meet the week of March 26th to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 3309, the Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2012. The bill was reported by the Committee on Energy & Commerce on March 19, 2012.

Announcement - UPDATED Meeting Announcement for H.R. 5

Mar 16, 2012

UPDATED on 03/20/2012 at 2:55 PM

PLEASE NOTE: This hearing will convene at the beginning of the last vote of the 2:50 PM vote series.  

The Committee on Rules will meet on Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure: