H.Res. 515 (93rd): Resolution providing for the consideration of H.R. 9130. A bill to amend section 28 of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, and to authorize a trans-Alaska oil and gas pipeline.

Jul 31, 1973 (93rd Congress, 1973–1974)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Clem McSpadden
Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district
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Passed House
Last Action: Aug 02, 1973


This simple resolution was agreed to on August 2, 1973. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Introduced Jul 31, 1973
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Aug 02, 1973

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States that upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to move that the House resolve itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 9130) to amend section 28 of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, and to authorize a trans-Alaska oil and gas pipeline, and for other purposes.
Provides that after general debate, which shall be confined to the bill and shall continue not to exceed two hours, to be equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, the bill shall be read for amendment under the five-minute rule.
Provides that it shall be in order to consider the amendment recommended by the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs now printed in the bill as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule by titles instead of by sections.
Requires that, at the conclusion of such consideration, the Committee shall rise and report the bill to the House with such amendments as may have been adopted, and any Member may demand a separate vote in the House on any amendment adopted in the Committee of the Whole to the bill or to the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute.
States that the previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and amendments thereto to final passage without intervening motion except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
Provides that, after the passage of H.R. 9130, it shall be in order in the House to take from the Speaker's table the bill S. 1081 and to move to strike out all after the enacting clause of the said Senate bill and insert in lieu thereof the provisions contained in H.R. 9130 as passed by the House.

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