Announcements

Mar 15, 2011 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will hold an emergency meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 3:00 P.M. in H-313 Capitol on the following measures: 

Mar 22, 2011 Announcement

March 22, 2011

Dear Colleague:

            The Committee on Rules may meet the week of March 28th to grant a rule, which could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 471, the Scholarships for Opportunities and Results Act.  The bill was ordered reported on March 10th by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and the committee filed its report with the House on March 17th.

            Any Member wishing to offer an amendment must submit an electronic copy of the amendment and description via the Committee’s website. Members must also submit 30 hard copies of the amendment, one copy of a brief explanation of the amendment, and an amendment log-in form to the Rules Committee in room H-312 of the Capitol by 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 29, 2011.  Both electronic and hard copies must be received by the date and time specified. Members should draft their amendments to the text of the bill as ordered reported by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, 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 also check with the Office of the Parliamentarian, the Committee on the Budget, and the Congressional Budget Office to be certain their amendments comply with the rules of the House and the Congressional Budget Act. If you have any questions, please contact myself or Jenny Gorski of the Committee staff at extension 5-9191.

 

Sincerely,

DAVID DREIER

Mar 22, 2011 Announcement

March 22, 2011

Dear Colleague:

            The Committee on Rules may meet the week of March 28th to grant a rule, which could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 658, the FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011. 

            Any Member wishing to offer an amendment must submit an electronic copy of the amendment and description via the Committee’s website. Members must also submit 30 hard copies of the amendment, one copy of a brief explanation of the amendment, and an amendment log in form to the Rules Committee in room H-312 of the Capitol by 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29, 2011.  Both electronic and hard copies must be received by the date and time specified. Members should draft their amendments to the Rules Committee Print dated March 22, 2011, which is posted on the Rules Committee website. The Rules Committee Print consists of the text of H.R. 658, as reported by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, H.R. 970 as ordered reported by the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, and H.R. 1034 as ordered reported by the Committee on Ways and Means, with certain other minor changes.

            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 Office of the Parliamentarian, the Committee on the Budget, and the Congressional Budget Office to be certain their amendments comply with the rules of the House and the Congressional Budget Act. If you have any questions, please contact myself or Stephen Cote of the Committee staff at extension 5-9191.

Sincerely,

 

DAVID DREIER

Mar 28, 2011 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 5:00 P.M. in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure: 

Mar 28, 2011 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 3:00 P.M. in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure: 

Mar 31, 2011 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will hold an emergency meeting today, Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 4:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure:

Apr 1, 2011 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will hold an emergency meeting on Monday, April 4, 2011 at 5:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure:

Mar 31, 2011 Announcement

March 31, 2011

Dear Colleague:

     The Committee on Rules may meet the week of April 4th to grant a rule, which could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 910, the Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011. The bill was ordered reported, as amended, on March 15, 2011 by the Committee on Energy and Commerce and the committee is expected to file its report with the House on April 1st.

     Any Member wishing to offer an amendment must submit an electronic copy of the amendment and description via the Committee’s website. Members must also submit 30 hard copies of the amendment, one copy of a brief explanation of the amendment, and an amendment login form to the Rules Committee in room H-312 of the Capitol by 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 5, 2011. Both electronic and hard copies must be received by the date and time specified. Members should draft their amendments to the text of the bill as ordered reported by the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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 also check with the Office of the Parliamentarian, the Committee on the Budget, and the Congressional Budget Office to be certain their amendments comply with the rules of the House and the Congressional Budget Act. If you have any questions, please contact myself or Jenny Gorski of the Committee staff at extension 5-9191.

Sincerely,

DAVID DREIER

Apr 1, 2011 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet on Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 3:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure:

Apr 6, 2011 Announcement

The Committee on Rules will meet today, Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 5:40 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure:

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