H.R. 2219 - Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012

Bill Text

    Text of H.R. 2219 PDF XML

    Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012

    Text of H. Rept. 112-110 PDF XML

    Report from the Committee on Appropriations

Rule Information

REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, June 22, 2011.

Adopted by record vote of 251-173, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 247-168, on Thursday, June 23, 2011.  

MANAGERS: Nugent/Hastings

1. Open rule for H.R. 2219.

2. Provides one hour 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. Waives points of order against provisions in the bill for failure to comply with clause 2 of Rule XXI.

5. Under the Rules of the house the bill shall be read for amendment by paragraph.

6. Provides that the bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule.

7. Authorizes the chair to accord priority in recognition to Members who have pre-printed their amendments in the Congressional Record.

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

9. Establishes a standing order of the House, which prohibits consideration of an amendment to a general appropriation bill proposing both a decrease in an appropriation designated as costs of the Global War on Terror pursuant to section 301 of House Concurrent Resolution 34 and an increase in an appropriation not so designated, or vice versa.

Amendments (click headers to sort)

Amendments were not recieved by the Committee on Rules.