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H.Res. 1052 (109th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5825) to update the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978.


The text of the resolution below is as of Sep 28, 2006 (Passed the House).


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109th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. RES. 1052

In the House of Representatives, U. S.,

September 28, 2006

RESOLUTION

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5825) to update the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978.

That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 5825) to update the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978. In lieu of the amendments recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary and the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence now printed in the bill, the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) 90 minutes of debate, with 60 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary and 30 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

2.

During consideration of H.R. 5825 pursuant to this resolution, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the bill to a time designated by the Speaker.

Karen L. Haas

Clerk.