H.R. 1 - Full Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011

Bill Text

Rule Information


REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE of 8-4 on Monday February 14, 2011.

Adopted by record vote of 242-174, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 240-179, on Tuesday, February 15, 2011.


MANAGERS: Woodall/Slaughter

1. Modified open rule.

2. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4. Provides that all points of order against provisions in the bill are waived.  

5. Makes in order only those amendments received for printing in the Congressional Record dated at least one day before the day of consideration of the amendment (but no later than February 15, 2011).

6. Provides that each amendment submitted for printing in the Congressional Record may be offered only by the Member who submitted it for printing or their designee, and that each such amendment shall be considered as read.

7. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

8. Provides that during consideration of the bill, clause 2(f) of rule XXI shall not apply to amendments addressing objects within more than one suballocation made by the Committee on Appropriations under section 302(b) of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974.

9. Waives clause 6(a) of rule XIII, requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a report from the Committee on Rules on the same day it is presented to the House, against a rule relating to H.R. 1, on or before the legislative day of Thursday, February 17, 2011.

Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
5Version 1Andrews (NJ)DemocratWould eliminate tax loopholes for oil companies and put this funding toward Homeless veteran assistance programs and deficit reduction. Submitted
4Version 1Frank (MA)DemocratWould add $131,000,000 to appropriations for the SEC, offset by reductions in the accounts for Treasury, IRS Enforcement and Operations Support, and General Services Administration, Real Properties Activities and General Activities. Submitted
3Version 1King, Steve (IA)RepublicanWould prohibit any funds in this legislation, or in any previous legislation, from being used to carry out the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (P.L. 111-148) or the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-152). Submitted
2Version 1McCarthy, Carolyn (NY)DemocratWould express Congressional intent for the continuation of funding for the implementation of the NICS Improvement Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-180) through the remainder of Fiscal Year 2011.Submitted
6Version 1McDermott (WA)DemocratWould prohibit NOAA from using funds made available by this Act to plan for, begin, continue, finish, process, or approve the relocation of NOAA MOC-P from Seattle, WA to Newport, OR.Submitted
1Version 1McGovern (MA)DemocratWould require that funding for the war in Afghanistan be fully paid for.Submitted
7Version 1Shuler (NC)DemocratWould rescind any funding for Constellation Systems Program of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.Submitted