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H.R. 4606 - Ensuring Small Scale LNG Certainty and Access Act

Bill Text

  • Text of H.R. 4606 PDF XML

    Ensuring Small Scale LNG Certainty and Access Act (as reported).

  • H. Rept. 115-842 PDF

    Report from the Committee on Energy and Commerce

Rule Information

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 8-4 on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 1049: 
Agreed to by record vote of 224-180, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 221-186 on Wednesday, September 5, 2018.

MANAGERS: Cheney/Torres

1. Structured rule for H.R. 1635.

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

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. Makes in order only those amendments printed in part A of the Rules Committee report. Each such amendment may be offered only in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by a Member designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.

7. Waives all points of order against the amendments printed in part A of the report.

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

9. Structured rule for H.R. 4606.

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

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

12. Makes in order as original text for the purpose of amendment the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Energy and Commerce now printed in the bill and provides that it shall be considered as read.

13. Waives all points of order against that amendment in the nature of a substitute.

14. Makes in order only those amendments printed in part B of the Rules Committee report. Each such amendment may be offered only in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by a Member designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.

15. Waives all points of order against the amendments printed in part B of the report.

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

Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
1Version 2DeGette (CO)DemocratRevised Requires export applications to show that the natural gas to be exported was produced using available techniques to minimize methane emissions from leaks or venting. Made In Order
3Version 2Garamendi (CA)DemocratLate Revised Maximizes the public interest value of the bill by requiring the use of U.S. built and U.S.-flag vessels when such vessels are available and do not cause unreasonable cost increases or delays.Submitted
2Version 1Pallone (NJ)DemocratLate States that on Page 3, line 18, insert ‘‘after opportunity for hearing and public input,’’ after ‘‘delay,’’.Made In Order
4Version 1Rush (IL)DemocratLate States that such importation or exportation will not involve the use of any pipe line with respect to which eminent domain was, or will be, used to acquire land or other property necessary for its construction, operation, or maintenance.Submitted