H.R. 1363 - Department of Defense and Further Additional Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011

Rule Information


REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, April 6, 2011.

Adopted by record vote of 228-189, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 238-185, on Thursday, April 7, 2011.

MANAGERS: Foxx/McGovern

1. Closed rule.

2. Provides one hour of 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 in the bill.

4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.

5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.

6. Provides one motion to recommit.

7. Waives clause 6(a) of Rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it is reported from the Rules Committee) against any resolution reported before April 11, 2011, providing for consideration or disposition of a measure making or continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011.


Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
2Version 1Conyers (MI), Cohen (TN), Jones (NC), Farr (CA), Grijalva, Raul (AZ), Honda (CA), Kucinich (OH), Lee, Barbara (CA), McClintock (CA), Miller, Gary (CA), Stark (CA), Tonko (NY), Welch (VT), Woolsey (CA)DemocratWould state that no funds in the Act may be used to deploy, establish, or maintain the presence of Members of the Armed Forces or private security contractors on the ground in Libya for the purposes of engaging in ground combat operations. Submitted
1Version 1Dicks (WA)DemocratSubstitute Would strike all after the enacting clause and insert a simple extension of the current CR through April 15, 2011. Submitted
5Version 1Lee, Barbara (CA)DemocratWould end combat operations in Afghanistan and limit funding to the safe orderly redeployment of all U.S. troops and military contractors.Submitted
6Version 1Lee, Barbara (CA)DemocratWould add 14 weeks of federal unemployment insurance.Submitted
3Version 1Norton (DC)DemocratWould permit the District of Columbia government to spend its local taxpayer-raised funds on abortions for low-income women.Submitted
4Version 1Norton (DC)DemocratWould permit the District of Columbia government to spend its local taxpayer-raised funds for the remainder of the fiscal year.Submitted