H.Res. 257 (108th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 760) to prohibit the procedure commonly known as partial-birth abortion.

108th Congress, 2003–2004. Text as of Jun 04, 2003 (Passed the House (Engrossed)).

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HRES 257 EH

H. Res. 257

In the House of Representatives, U.S.,

June 4, 2003.

    Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 760) to prohibit the procedure commonly known as partial-birth abortion. The bill shall be considered as read for amendment. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate on the bill equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary; (2) the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution, if offered by Representative Greenwood of Pennsylvania or his designee, which shall be in order without intervention of any point of order, shall be considered as read, and shall be separately debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent; and (3) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

    SEC. 2. After passage of H.R. 760, it shall be in order to take from the Speaker’s table S. 3 and to consider the Senate bill in the House. It shall be in order to move to strike all after the enacting clause of the Senate bill and to insert in lieu thereof the provisions of H.R. 760 as passed by the House. All points of order against that motion are waived.

Attest:

Clerk.