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S. 619 - COVID-19 Origin Act of 2023

Hearing Information

Meeting Information

H-313, The Capitol

Bill Text

Text of S. 619PDF, XML

(as engrossed)

Rule Information

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE of 9-3 on Tuesday, March 7, 2023.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 199:
Agreed to by record vote of 216-206, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 217-205, on March 8, 2023.

MANAGERS: Massie/McGovern

  1. Structured rule for H.R. 140.

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

  3. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Oversight and Accountability or their respective designees.

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

  5. Waives all points of order against the amendment in the nature of a substitute to H.R. 140 made in order as original text.

  6. Makes in order only those further amendments printed in 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 the report.

  8. Provides one motion to recommit.

  9. Closed rule for H.J. Res. 27.

  10. Waives all points of order against consideration of the joint resolution.

  11. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure or their respective designees.

  12. Provides that the joint resolution shall be considered as read.

  13. Waives all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution

  14. Provides one motion to recommit.

  15. Closed rule for S. 619.

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

  17. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence or their respective designees.

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

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

  20. Section 4 provides that section 7 of the War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1546) shall not apply to a concurrent resolution introduced during the first session of the One Hundred Eighteenth Congress pursuant to section 5 of the War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1544) with respect to Syria.

  21. Section 5 provides that if a veto message is laid before the House on House Joint Resolution 30, then after the message is read and the objections of the President are spread at large upon the Journal, further consideration of the veto message and the joint resolution shall be postponed until the legislative day of March 23, 2023; and on that legislative day, the House shall proceed to the constitutional question of reconsideration and dispose of such question without intervening motion.

Hearing Documents

Rule PDF  (94.26 KB)

H. Res. 199 PDF, XML

H. Rept. 118-7 PDF

Committee Votes

Rules Committee Record Vote No. 21 (H.R. 140, S. 619, and H.J. Res. 27)

Motion by Mr. Massie to report the rule. Adopted: 9–3

Majority Member
Vote
Mr. Reschenthaler
Nay
Mrs. Fischbach
Nay
Mr. Massie
Nay
Mr. Norman
Nay
Mr. Roy
Nay
Mrs. Houchin
Nay
Mr. Langworthy
Nay
Mr. Cole
Nay
Mr. Burgess
Nay
Minority Member
Vote
Mr. McGovern
Yea
Ms. Scanlon
Yea
Mr. Neguse
No Vote
Ms. Leger Fernández
Yea