H. Res. 91: H.J. Res. 44 – Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Bureau of Land...; H.J. Res. 57 – Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8...; H.J. Res. 58 – Providing for congressional...

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE of a vote of 8-3 on Monday, February 6, 2017.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 233-186 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 234-187 on Tuesday, February 7, 2017.  

MANAGERS: Polis/Byrne

115th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H. RES. 91

Report No. 115-9

 

H.J. Res. 44 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Bureau of Land Management regulations that establish the procedures used to prepare, revise, or amend land use plans pursuant to the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976.

H.J. Res. 57 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to accountability and State plans under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.

H.J. Res. 58 - Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to teacher preparation issues.

  1. Closed rule for H.J. Res. 44.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the joint resolution.
  4. Provides that the joint resolution shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit.
  7. Closed rules for H.J. Res. 57 and H.J. Res. 58.
  8. Provides one hour of debate on each joint resolution equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce.
  9. Waives all points of order against consideration of each joint resolution.
  10. Provides that each joint resolution shall be considered as read.
  11. Waives all points of order against provisions in each joint resolution.
  12. Provides each joint resolution one motion to recommit.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, that upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 44) disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior relating to Bureau of Land Management regulations that establish the procedures used to prepare, revise, or amend land use plans pursuant to the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976. All points of order against consideration of the joint resolution are waived. The joint resolution shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the joint resolution are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the joint resolution and on any 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 Natural Resources; and (2) one motion to recommit.

Sec. 2. Upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House any joint resolution specified in section 3 of this resolution. All points of order against consideration of each such joint resolution are waived. Each such joint resolution shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in each such joint resolution are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on each such joint resolution and on any 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 Education and the Workforce; and (2) one motion to recommit.

Sec. 3. The joint resolutions referred to in section 2 of this resolution are as follows: (a) The joint resolution (H.J. Res. 57) providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to accountability and State plans under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (b) The joint resolution (H.J. Res. 58) providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to teacher preparation.