H.Res.5 - Adopting rules for the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress.view all titles (1)
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- Official: Adopting rules for the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress. as introduced.
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|Jan 3rd||Introduced in House|
|Jan 3rd||Considered as privileged matter.|
|Jan 3rd||Ms. Norton moved to refer the resolution to a select committee of five members, to be appointed by the Speaker, not more than three of whom shall be from the same political party, with instructions not to report back the same until it has conducted a full and complete study of, and made a determination on, whether there is any reason to deny Delegates voting right in the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.|
|Jan 3rd||Mr. Cantor moved to table the motion to refer.|
|Jan 3rd||DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 5.|
|Jan 3rd||On motion to table the motion to refer Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 224 - 187 (Roll no. 3).|
|Jan 3rd||On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 227 - 191 (Roll no. 4).|
|Jan 3rd||The previous question on the motion to commit with instructions was ordered without objection.|
|Jan 3rd||DEBATE - The House proceeded with debate on the George Miller (CA) motion to commit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion direct that the resolution be committed to a select committee composed of the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader with instructions to report it forthwith back to the House with an amendment. The amendment would amend the Republican Rules Package to include legislation that would require that all Federal elections offer early voting for 10 hours per day for a period of 15 days, and ensure that no voter waits more than one hour to cast a ballot by providing sufficient voting systems, poll workers, and other necessary resources. The bill would also implement uniform standards for the counting of provisional ballots to ensure all voters have the opportunity to cast a ballot. Additionally, it would grant the Attorney General authority to enforce new requirements and grant private|
|Jan 3rd||Mr. Miller, George moved to commit with instructions|