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H.R. 161 - Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act

Bill Text

  • Text of H.R. 161 PDF XML

    Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act (as introduced)

Rule Information

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 5-3 on Tuesday, January 20, 2015.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 38: 
Agreed to by record vote of 238-181, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 238-182, on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. 

MANAGERS: Foxx/McGovern

1. Closed rule for H.R. 161

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

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of 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. Closed rule for H.R. 36.

8. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary or their respective designees.

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

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

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

12. Provides one motion to recommit.

Amendments

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
1Version 1Tsongas (MA)DemocratExempts pipelines from the timelines established in the underlying legislation if the pipeline passes through lands required under Federal, State, or local law to be managed for purposes of natural resource conservation or recreation. Submitted