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H.RES.295: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2642) 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 July 10, 2013
Latest Major Action July 11, 2013
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Bill Summary

Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2642) to provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 11, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
July 11, 2013

On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 223 - 195 (Roll no. 349). (text: CR H4376)

July 11, 2013 The previous question was ordered without objection. (consideration: CR H44394)
July 11, 2013 DEBATE - The House resumed debate on H. Res. 295.
July 11, 2013

On motion to table the appeal of the ruling of the chair Agreed to by recorded vote: 226 - 196 (Roll no. 347). (consideration: CR H4383-4384)

July 11, 2013 Mr. Sessions moved to table the motion to appeal the ruling of the chair. (consideration: CR H4383)
July 11, 2013 Mr. Hoyer appealed the ruling of the chair. The question was then put on sustaining the ruling of the chair.
July 11, 2013 POINT OF ORDER - Mr. Hoyer raised a point of order against the ruling of the Chair regarding what constitutes embellishment of a unanimous consent request. The point of order was overruled.
July 11, 2013 During the course of debate on H. Res. 295, the Chair stated that it was not in order to embellish a unanimous consent request with additional remarks in the form of debate.
July 11, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 295.
July 11, 2013 Considered as privileged matter. (consideration: CR H4376-4389, H4390-4394)
July 10, 2013 Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 41.
July 10, 2013 Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2642 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit. Measure will be considered read. Bill is closed to amendments.
July 10, 2013 The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 113-149, by Mr. Sessions.