H. Res. 480: S. 114 – Department of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Thursday, July 27, 2017.

FLOOR ACTION: 

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Collins

115th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H. RES. 480

Report No. 115-262

 

S. 114- Department of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  4. Provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in the Rules Committee report shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (S. 114) to amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit an annual report regarding performance awards and bonuses awarded to certain high-level employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. 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. All points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, and on any further amendment thereto, to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

Description

House amendment to S. 114