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H.RES.501: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2824) to amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to stop the ongoing waste by the Department of the Interior of taxpayer resources and implement the final rule on excess spoil, mining waste, and buffers for perennial and intermittent streams, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2641) to provide for improved coordination of agency actions in the preparation and adoption of environmental documents for permitting determinations, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

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Sponsor Daniel Webster, R-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced March 5, 2014
Latest Major Action March 6, 2014
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Bill Summary

Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2824) to amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to stop the ongoing waste by the Department of the Interior of taxpayer resources and implement the final rule on excess spoil, mining waste, and buffers for perennial and intermittent streams, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2641) to provide for improved coordination of agency actions in the preparation and adoption of environmental documents for permitting determinations, and for other purposes; and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 6, 2014 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
March 6, 2014

On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 225 - 190 (Roll no. 100). (text: CR H2202-2203)

March 6, 2014

On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 219 - 191 (Roll no. 99). (consideration: CR H2207-2208)

March 6, 2014 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 501.
March 6, 2014 Considered as privileged matter. (consideration: CR H2202-2208)
March 5, 2014 Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
March 5, 2014 The resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 2824 and H.R. 2641. The resolution provides one hour of general debate for each bill and makes in order specified amendments printed in the Rules Committee Report 113-374. The resolution provides one motion to recommit.
March 5, 2014 The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 113-374, by Mr. Webster (FL).