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H.RES.271: Providing for further consideration of the bill (H.R. 1947) to provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor Pete Sessions, R-Texas
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced June 18, 2013
Latest Major Action June 19, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 1947 (Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013).

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 19, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
June 19, 2013

On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 239 - 177 (Roll no. 254). (text: CR H3770)

June 19, 2013

On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 233 - 187 (Roll no. 253). (consideration: CR H3785-3786)

June 19, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 271.
June 19, 2013 Considered as privileged matter. (consideration: CR H3774-3786)
June 19, 2013 On question of consideration Agreed to by voice vote. (consideration: CR S3774)
June 19, 2013 POINT OF ORDER - Mr. McGovern raised a point of order against the provisions of H. Res. 271 on the grounds that it violated the Congressional Budget Act. The Chair announced that the necessary threshold had been met and the House proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the point of order at the end of which the Chair will put the question on consideration of the resolution.
June 19, 2013 By the direction of the Committee on Rules, Mr. Sessions called up H. Res. 271 and asked for its immediate consideration. (consideration: CR H3770-3774)
June 19, 2013 Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 34.
June 19, 2013 Resolution provides for consideration of amendments to H.R. 1947
June 19, 2013 The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 113-117, by Mr. Sessions.