H.R. 4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

Bill Text

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    Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (as introduced) 
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Rule Information

REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 8-4 on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

Agreed to by record vote of 228-189, after agreeing to the previous questions by record vote of 229-190 on Thursday, January 18, 2018.

MANAGERS: Cheney/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 the Judiciary.

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. Section 2 provides that on any legislative day during the period from January 22, 2018, through January 26, 2018: the Journal of the proceedings of the previous day shall be considered as approved; and the Chair may at any time declare the House adjourned to meet at a date and time to be announced by the Chair in declaring the adjournment.

8. Section 3 provides that the Speaker may appoint Members to perform the duties of the Chair for the duration of the period addressed by section 2.