H. Res. 305: Senate amendments to H.R. 244 – HIRE Vets Act [Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017]

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, May 2, 2017.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 240-186 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 231-192 on Wednesday, May 3, 2017.

MANAGERS: Cole/Hastings

115th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H. RES. 305

Report No. 115-108

 

Senate amendments to H.R. 244- HIRE Vets Act [Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017]

  1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendments to H.R. 244.
  2. Makes in order a single motion offered by the chair of the Committee on
  3. Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendments numbered 2 and 3, and that the House concur in the Senate amendment numbered 1 with an amendment consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-16 modified by the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report.
  4. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion and provides that it shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.
  5. Provides that the Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read.
  6. Provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations. Section 2 of the rule provides that the chair of the Committee on Appropriations may insert in the Congressional Record not later than May 3, 2017, such material as he may deem explanatory of the Senate amendments and the motion specified in section 1 of the rule.
  7. Section 3 of the rule provides that the chair of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence may insert in the Congressional Record not later than May 3, 2017, such material as he may deem explanatory of intelligence authorization measures for the fiscal year 2017.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 244) to encourage effective, voluntary investments to recruit, employ, and retain men and women who have served in the United States military with annual Federal awards to employers recognizing such efforts, and for other purposes, with the Senate amendments thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a single motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendments numbered 2 and 3, and that the House concur in the Senate amendment numbered 1 with an amendment consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-16 modified by the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution. The Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to final adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question.

Sec. 2. The chair of the Committee on Appropriations may insert in the Congressional Record not later than May 3, 2017, such material as he may deem explanatory of the Senate amendments and the motion specified in the first section of this resolution.

Sec. 3. The chair of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence may insert in the Congressional Record not later than May 3, 2017, such material a  he may deem explanatory of intelligence authorization measures for the fiscal year 2017.  

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT TO THE HOUSE AMENDMENT TO SENATE AMENDMENT #1 TO H.R. 244 PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

 

Description

 

Inserts the text of the FY 2017 Intelligence Authorization Act