H.RES.194: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1255) to prevent a shutdown of the government of the United States, and for other purposes.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced March 31, 2011
  • Latest Major Action April 1, 2011

Bill Sponsor

Bill Summary

Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1255) enacting H.R. 1, which makes continuing appropriations for FY2011, as passed by the House.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 112-49, by Mr. Woodall.
The resolution waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 24.
Mr. Woodall moved to consider the resolution.
QUESTION OF CONSIDERATION - Mr. Ellison stated that H.Res. 194 violated section 426(a) of the Congressional Budget Act by imposing an unfunded mandate. Subsequently, the Chair noted that the required threshold of identifying the specific language in question had been met, and the House proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the question of consideration, after which, the Chair would put the question to wit: Will the House now consider the resolution?
On motion to consider the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 219 - 172 (Roll no. 213).
Considered as privileged matter.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 194.
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.Res. 194, the Chair put the question on ordering the previous question on H.Res. 194 and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Ms. Slaughter demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on ordering the previous question on H.Res. 194 until later in the legislative day.
Considered as unfinished business.
On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 230 - 187 (Roll no. 221).
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 229 - 187 (Roll no. 222).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
March 31, 2011

Introduced in the House by Rob Woodall (R-Ga.)

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