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H. Res. 1181 - Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.
REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday December, 19, 2018.
FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 1181:
Agreed to by record vote of 350-30, after agreeing to the previous question by voice vote, on Thursday, December 20, 2018.
1. 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 through the legislative day of December 24, 2018.
2. Section 2 provides that it shall be in order at any time through the calendar day of December 23, 2018, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules and that the Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on the designation of any matter for consideration pursuant to this section.