H.Res. 346 (97th): A resolution to amend the Rules of the House of Representatives with respect to the disposition of a motion to reconsider a voice vote on final passage of legislation which adjusts the pay or affects the limitations on outside earned income of Members.

Feb 03, 1982 (97th Congress, 1981–1982)
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.Res. 396 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 16, 1982

Lawrence DeNardis
Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district
Related Bills
H.Res. 396 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 1982


This resolution was introduced on February 3, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Feb 03, 1982
Referred to Committee Feb 03, 1982

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15 cosponsors (10R, 5D) (show)

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Amends rule XVIII of the Rules of the House of Representatives to require that a motion to reconsider a voice vote on final passage of legislation affecting the pay or the limitations on outside earned income of Members not be entertained until one hour after the announcement of the vote on such legislation. Directs the Speaker not to entertain a unanimous consent request to consider such motion.

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