Notice of Action: H.J. Res.38 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior...; H.J. Res. 40- Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5...; H.J. Res. 41- Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter.

Monday, January 30, 2017

6:23 PM

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H.J. Res. 41

Financial Services

Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to ‘‘Disclosure of Payments by Resource Extraction Issuers’’.

H.J. Res. 40

Judiciary

Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.

                      The Committee granted, by voice vote, a closed rule for H.J. Res. 41.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Financial Services.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the joint resolution. The rule provides that the joint resolution shall be considered as read. The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution. The rule provides one motion to recommit.

                The Committee also granted a closed rule for H.J. Res. 40. The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary or their respective designees. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the joint resolution. The rule provides that the joint resolution shall be considered as read. The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution. The rule provides one motion to recommit.

H.J. Res. 38

Natural Resources

Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of the Interior known as the Stream Protection Rule.

          The Committee granted, by voice vote, a closed rule for H.J. Res. 38.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the joint resolution. The rule provides that the joint resolution shall be considered as read. The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution. The rule provides one motion to recommit.