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Sep 28, 2004

H.J. Res. 83 - Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding the appointment of individuals to fill vacancies in the House of Representatives

COMMITTEE ACTION:
FLOOR ACTION:
MANAGERS:
108th Congress
2nd Session

H.J. Res. 106 – Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to marriage

1. Closed rule.

2. Provides two hours and 30 minutes of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader or their designees.

3. Provides one motion to recommit.

4. Section 2 of the resolution provides that during consideration of the bill, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the bill to a time designated by the Speaker.

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the joint resolution (H.J.Res. 83) proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding the appointment of individuals to fill vacancies in the House of Representatives. The joint resolution shall be considered as read for amendment. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the joint resolution to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) 90 minutes of debate on the joint resolution equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary; and (2) one motion to recommit.