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Good afternoon. Today’s hearing covers three items. The first I’ll discuss is our emergency measure, the Continuing Appropriations and Border Security Enhancement Act.
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Good afternoon. In America, we understand that freedom is not guaranteed. A strong national defense is not a mere option—but a constitutional duty. It’s an imperative that has been secured by the collective sacrifice of those part of the armed forces generation after generation.
The Committee on Rules will meet Wednesday, September 20, 2023 at 7:45 PM ET in H-313, The Capitol on the following emergency measures:
- H.R. 4365 – Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2024 [Rule Markup Only]
- H.R. 1130 – Unlocking our Domestic LNG Potential Act of 2023 [Rule Markup Only]
- H. Res. 684 – Condemning the actions of Governor of New Mexico, Michelle Lujan Grisham, for subverting the Second Amendment to the Constitution and depriving the citizens of New Mexico of their right to bear arms. [Rule Markup Only]
The Committee has reconvened.
The Committee stands in recess until the start of the last vote of this series.
The Committee on Rules will also meet on Monday, September 18, 2023 at 4:00 PM ET in H-313, The Capitol on the following emergency measure:
- H.R. ___ – Continuing Appropriations and Border Security Enhancement Act, 2024
The Committee on Rules will meet Monday, September 18, 2023 at 4:00 PM ET in H-313, The Capitol on the following measures:
H.R. 1130 – Unlocking our Domestic LNG Potential Act of 2023
The Committee on Rules may meet the week of September 18th to provide for floor consideration of H.R. 1130.
If a Member wishes to offer an amendment for consideration, they must submit a searchable electronic copy of the amendment, which should be provided by the Office of Legislative Counsel, via the Rules Committee’s website by 10:00 AM on Monday, September 18, 2023. Please note that staff must be on the House network, either physically or remotely via virtual private network (VPN), in order to access the online submission form.
Members should draft their amendments to the text of H.R. 1130, which is available on the Rules Committee website.
Members should use the Office of Legislative Counsel to ensure that their amendments are drafted in the most appropriate format. Members should check with the Office of the Parliamentarian and the Committee on the Budget to be certain their amendments comply with the rules of the House and the Congressional Budget Act. If you have any questions, please contact Emily Ackerman of the Committee staff at Emily.Ackerman@mail.house.gov or (202) 225-9191.
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