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Nov 13, 2002

H.R. 5710 - Homeland Security Act of 2002


COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, November 12, 2002 (Calendar Day of Wedensday, November 13, 2002).
FLOOR ACTION:ADOPTED BY RECORDED VOTE OF 237 - 177 on Wednesday, November 13, 2002.
MANAGERS: DIAZ-BALART/FROST
107th Congress
2nd Session

Wednesday, November 13, 2002

H.R. 5710 - Homeland Security Act of 2002

1. Closed rule.

2. Provides one hour of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Select Committee on Homeland Security.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4. Provides one motion to recommit.

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 5710) to establish the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes. The bill shall be considered as read for amendment. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate on the bill equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Select Committee on Homeland Security; and (2) one motion to recommit.