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Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 4681

May 22, 2014

Dear Colleague:                                                  

The Committee on Rules may meet the week of May 26th to grant a rule that could limit the amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 4681, the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015. 

Press Release - Sessions Statement on the Passing of Bob Slaughter

May 20, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Rules Committee, today released the following statement regarding the passing of Bob Slaughter, husband of Ranking Member Louise Slaughter:

“I’m deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Ranking Member Louise Slaughter’s husband, Bob Slaughter.  Bob was a dear friend to all of us at the Rules Committee, and it is with a heavy heart that we mourn his loss.  My thoughts and prayers are with Louise and the entire Slaughter family during this difficult time.”

Announcement - Meeting Announcement for H.R. 4435 [General Debate] and H.R. 4660

May 13, 2014

The Committee on Rules will meet on Monday, May 19, 2014 at 5:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol on the following measure:  

Please Note: This meeting will be address general debate for H.R. 4435; amendment consideration will occur at a later date and time to be determined by the Chair.