H.RES.1248: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4715) to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the National Estuary Program, and for other purposes, waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced April 14, 2010
  • Latest Major Action April 15, 2010

Bill Summary

Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4715) to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the National Estuary Program, and for other purposes, waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules, and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 111-463, by Ms. Pingree (ME).
All points of order against provisions in the bill are waived. Notwithstanding clause 11 of rule XVIII, no amendment to the bill shall be in order except those printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution. All points of order against such amendments are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 184.
Considered as privileged matter.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 1248.
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.Res. 1248, the Chair put the question on adoption of the resolution and by voice vote announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Foxx demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the resolution until a time to be announced.
Considered as unfinished business.
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 235 - 171 (Roll no. 204).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
April 14, 2010

Introduced in the House by Chellie Pingree (D-Maine)

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