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Text of Providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 51) to provide for the admission of the State of New Columbia ...

...of New Columbia into the Union.

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 20, 1993. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution. The text of the bill below is as of Nov 20, 1993 (Passed the House (Engrossed)).

Source: GPO

HRES 316 EH

H. Res. 316

In the House of Representatives, U. S.,

November 20, 1993.

    Resolved, That at any time after the adoption of this resolution the Speaker may, pursuant to clause 1(b) of rule XXIII, declare the House resolved into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for consideration of the bill (H.R. 51) to provide for the admission of the State of New Columbia into the Union. The first reading of the bill shall be dispensed with. General debate shall be confined to the bill and the amendment made in order by this resolution and shall not exceed three hours equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the District of Columbia. After general debate the bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule. It shall be in order to consider as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the District of Columbia now printed in the bill, modified by the amendment printed in part 1 of the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution. The committee amendment in the nature of a substitute, as modified, shall be considered as read. All points of order against the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute, as modified, are waived. No amendment to the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute, as modified, and no other amendment to the bill shall be in order. At the conclusion of consideration of the bill for amendment the Committee shall rise and report the bill to the House with such amendment as may have been adopted. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Attest:

Clerk.