H.Res. 1488 (110th): Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 2638) making appropriations for the Department ...

...of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.

110th Congress, 2007–2009. Text as of Sep 24, 2008 (Reported by House Committee).

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House Calendar No. 270

110th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. RES. 1488

[Report No. 110–875]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 24 (legislative day, September 23), 2008

, from the Committee on Rules, reported the following resolution; which was referred to the House Calendar and ordered to be printed

RESOLUTION

Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 2638) making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.

That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 2638) making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes, with the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI, a motion offered by the chairman of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment with the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution. The Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to final adoption without intervening motion.

2.

During consideration of the motion to concur pursuant to this resolution, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of such motion to such time as may be designated by the Speaker.

3.

The chairman of the Committee on Appropriations shall insert in the daily issue of the Congressional Record dated September 24, 2008, such material as he may deem explanatory of the motion.

September 24 (legislative day, September 23), 2008

Referred to the House Calendar and ordered to be printed