H.RES.239: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 985) to amend title 5, United States Code, to clarify which disclosures of information are protected from prohibited personnel practices; to require a statement in nondisclosure policies, forms, and agreements

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced March 13, 2007
  • Latest Major Action March 14, 2007

Bill Summary

Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 985 (Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2007).

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 110-48, by Mr. Hastings (FL).
All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived eexcept those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI. An amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of the bill, modified by the amendments recommended by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform now printed in the bill, shall be considered as the original bill for the purpose of further amendment under the five-minute rule.
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 25.
Considered as privileged matter.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 239.
On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 224 - 197 (Roll no. 145).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 223 - 193 (Roll no. 146).
March 13, 2007

Introduced in the House by Alcee L. Hastings (D-Fla.)

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