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Latest News

Closed Rule Reported for CR funding DHS

The Rules Committee reported a closed rule for the consideration of H.J. Res. 35 - Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes on Thursday, February 26, 2015.

Structured Rule Reported for ESEA Bill

The Rules Committee reported a structured rule for the consideration of H.R. 5 - Student Success Act on Wednesday, February 25, 2015.

General Debate Rule reported for ESEA Bill; Closed Rule Reported for 529 Extender Bill

The Rules Committee reported a general deabte rule for the consideration of H.R. 5 - Student Success Act and a closed rule for the consideration of H.R. 529 - To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve 529 plans on Tuesday, February 24, 2015. The resolution also granted Martial Law and Suspension Authority for any measure making or continuing approppriations for the DHS for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015. 

Closed Rules Reported for Tax Extenders Bills

The Rules Committee reported closed rules for the consideration of H.R. 636 - America’s Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 and H.R. 644 - Fighting Hunger Incentive Act of 2015 on Tuesday, February 10, 2015.

Closed Rule Reported for Senate Keystone Bill

The Rules Committee reported a closed rule for the consideration of S. 1 - Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act on Tuesday, February 10, 2015.

Top Dem on Rules Committee to House Majority: If You’re Going to Sue the President, At Least Do it in the Light of Day

Rules Committee Ranking Member Louise M. Slaughter (D-NY) sent a letter to Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions urging the House Majority to follow regular order if the Majority is going to pursue another lawsuit against the President.

Structured Rules Reported for Regulatory Flexibility Bill and UMITA Bill

The Rules Committee reported structured rules for the consideration of H.R. 527 - Small Business Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2015 and H.R. 50 - Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2015 on Tuesday, February 3, 2015.

Closed Rule Reported for ACA Repeal

The Rules Committee reported a closed rule for the consideration of H.R. 596 - To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, and for other purposes on Monday, February 2, 2015. 

Closed Rule Reported for LNG Bill

The Rules Committee reported a closed rule for the consideration of H.R. 351 - LNG Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act on Monday, January 26, 2015. 

Closed Rule Reported for New Abortion Bill

The Rules Committee reported a closed rule for the consideration of H.R. 7 - No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015 on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. 

Closed Rules Reported for Natural Gas Pipeline and 20-Week Abortion Ban Bill

The Rules Committee reported closed rules for the consideration of H.R. 161 - Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act and H.R. 36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act on Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Structured Rules Reported for DHS Approps and Anti-Regulation Bill; Closed Rule Reported for Financial Services Bill

The Rules Committee reported structured rules for the consideration of H.R. 185 – Regulatory Accountability Act of 2015 and H.R. 240 -Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act of 2015 on Monday, January 12, 2015. The Rules Committee also reported a closed rule for the consideration of H.R. 37 - Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act.

Closed Rules Reported for Keystone and ACA 40 Hour Bill

The Rules Committee reported closed rules for the consideration of H.R. 3 – Keystone XL Pipeline Act and H.R. 30 – Save American Workers Act of 2014, on Wednesday, January 7, 2015.

Rule Reported for "Cromnibus" Appropriations Bill

The Rules Committee reported a rule on Wednesday, December 10, 2014, to provide for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 83, the [Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015.

Closed Rule Reported for TRIA

The Rules Committee reported a closed rule on Tuesday, December 9, 2014, for the consideration of S. 2244 - Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2014.

Rule Reported for NDAA; Closed Rules Reported for Republican Immigration Bill and California Water Bill

The Rules Committee Reported a rule providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 3979 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015, and reported closed rules for the consideration of H.R. 5759 - Executive Amnesty Prevention Act of 2014, and H.R. 5781- California Emergency Drought Relief Act of 2014, on Wednesday, December 3, 2014. The Rules was amended on the House Floor by a voice vote on Thursday, December 4, 2014.

Closed Rules Reported for Tax Extendrs and ABLE Act

The Rules Committee Reported closed rules for the consideration of H.R. 5771 - Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014, and H.R. 647 - ABLE Act of 2014, on Tuesday, December 2, 2014.

Structued Rules Reported for EPA Bills

The Rules Committee reported structured rules for the consideration of H.R. 1422 - EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act of 2013, H.R. 4012 - Secret Science Reform Act of 2014, and H.R. 4795 - Promoting New Manufacturing Act, on Monday, November 17, 2014.

Closed Rule Reported from Emergency Meeting on Keystone XL Pipeline Bill

The Ruls Committee reported a closed rule for the consideration of H.R. 5682 - To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline, on Wednesday, November 12, 2014.

Closed Rules Reported for so-called "Jobs" and "Energy" Packages

The Rules Committee reported closed rules for the consideration of H.R. 2 - American Energy Solutions for Lower Costs and More American Jobs Act and H.R. 4 - Jobs for America Act, on Tuesday, September 16, 2014.

Structured Rule Reported for CR - Providing for Consideration of Train and Equip Amendment

The Rules Committee reported a structured for the consideration of H.J. Res. 124 - Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015, on Monday, September 15, 2014.

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