Announcements

Sep 19, 2019 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 9:30 AM in H-313, The Capitol on the following emergency measure:

  • H.R. 4378—Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2020, and for other purposes.

 

Sep 17, 2019 Announcement

Due to a change in the House schedule, this hearing will now take place at 2:45 PM, still on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 in H-313, The Capitol.

 


 

The Committee on Rules’ Subcommittee on Legislative and Budget Process will meet on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 10:00 AM in H-313, The Capitol on the following:

 

**PLEASE NOTE: Witnesses for this hearing will be by invitation only.

Sep 13, 2019 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 5:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measure:

  • H.R. 1423—Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act

This Committee on Rules’ consideration of the following measure is postponed subject to the call of the Chair:

  • H.R. ___—Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2020, and for other purposes.

 


 

The Committee on Rules will meet on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 5:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measures:

  • H.R. 1423—Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act
  • H.R. ___—Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2020, and for other purposes.

 

Sep 11, 2019 Announcement

September 11, 2019

AMENDMENT PROCESS FOR

H.R. 1423–Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act

Dear Colleague:                          

The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of September 16 to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 1423 – Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act.

Any Member wishing to offer an amendment 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. Members must also submit 20 hard copies of the amendment, one copy of a brief factual summary of the amendment, and an amendment login form to the Rules Committee in room H-312 of the Capitol by 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 16, 2019. Both electronic and hard copies must be received by the date and time specified. Members should draft their amendments to the text of Rules Committee Print 116-32 which contains the text of H.R. 1423, as ordered reported by the Committee on the Judiciary, and 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 also check with the Congressional Budget Office for a preliminary assessment of their amendments’ budgetary effects. Finally, 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 Rose Laughlin of the Committee staff at 225-9091.

Sincerely,

James P. McGovern

Chairman

Committee on Rules

 

Sep 5, 2019 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Monday, September 9, 2019 at 5:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measures:

  • H.R. 205 — Protecting and Securing Florida's Coastline Act of 2019
  • H.R. 1146 — Arctic Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act
  • H.R. 1941 — Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act

 

Sep 3, 2019 Announcement

September 3, 2019

AMENDMENT PROCESS FOR

H.R. 1941 – Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act

Dear Colleague:                          

The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of September 9 to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 1941 – Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act.

Any Member wishing to offer an amendment 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. Members must also submit 20 hard copies of the amendment, one copy of a brief factual summary of the amendment, and an amendment login form to the Rules Committee in room H-312 of the Capitol by 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019. Both electronic and hard copies must be received by the date and time specified. Members should draft their amendments to the text of Rules Committee Print 116-31 which contains the text of H.R. 1941, as reported by the Committee on Natural Resources, with modifications, and 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 also check with the Congressional Budget Office for a preliminary assessment of their amendments’ budgetary effects. Finally, 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 Lori Ismail of the Committee staff at 225-9091.

Sincerely,

James P. McGovern

Chairman

Committee on Rules

 

Sep 3, 2019 Announcement

September 3, 2019

AMENDMENT PROCESS FOR

H.R. 1146 – Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act

Dear Colleague:                          

The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of September 9 to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 1146 – Cultural and Coastal Plain Protection Act.

Any Member wishing to offer an amendment 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. Members must also submit 20 hard copies of the amendment, one copy of a brief factual summary of the amendment, and an amendment login form to the Rules Committee in room H-312 of the Capitol by 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019. Both electronic and hard copies must be received by the date and time specified. Members should draft their amendments to the text of Rules Committee Print 116-30 which contains the text of H.R. 1146, as reported by the Committee on Natural Resources, with modifications, and 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 also check with the Congressional Budget Office for a preliminary assessment of their amendments’ budgetary effects. Finally, 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 Rose Laughlin of the Committee staff at 225-9091.

Sincerely,

James P. McGovern

Chairman

Committee on Rules

 

Sep 3, 2019 Announcement

September 3, 2019

AMENDMENT PROCESS FOR

H.R. 205 – Protecting and Securing Florida's Coastline Act of 2019

Dear Colleague:                          

The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of September 9 to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 205 – Protecting and Securing Florida's Coastline Act of 2019.

Any Member wishing to offer an amendment 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. Members must also submit 20 hard copies of the amendment, one copy of a brief factual summary of the amendment, and an amendment login form to the Rules Committee in room H-312 of the Capitol by 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019. Both electronic and hard copies must be received by the date and time specified. Members should draft their amendments to the text of Rules Committee Print 116-29 which contains the text of H.R. 205, as reported by the Committee on Natural Resources, with modifications, and 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 also check with the Congressional Budget Office for a preliminary assessment of their amendments’ budgetary effects. Finally, 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 Matthew Price of the Committee staff at 225-9091.

Sincerely,

James P. McGovern

Chairman

Committee on Rules

 

Jul 24, 2019 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will also meet on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 3:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following emergency measure:

  • H.R. 549—Venezuela TPS Act of 2019  

 




 

The Committee on Rules will also meet on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 3:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following emergency measure:

  • H.R. 3877—Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019  

 




 

The Committee on Rules will meet on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 3:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measure:

  • H.R. 2203—Homeland Security Improvement Act  
Jul 22, 2019 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will also meet on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 3:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following emergency measure:

  • H.R. ___—Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019  



The Committee on Rules will meet on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 3:00 PM in H-313, The Capitol on the following measure:

  • H.R. 2203—Homeland Security Improvement Act  

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