House Session

Bills Introduced: 52 public bills, H.R. 6, 1037-1087; and 3 resolutions, H.J. Res. 38 and H. Con. Res. 64-66, were introduced. Page H952-55… read more

Bills Introduced: 52 public bills, H.R. 6, 1037-1087; and 3 resolutions, H.J. Res. 38 and H. Con. Res. 64-66, were introduced.

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Reports Filed: No reports were filed today.

The House convened, starting a new legislative day.

The Speaker designated the Honorable Vito Fossella to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.

Today’s prayer was offered by Dr. Richard Camp.

The Speaker announced approval of the Journal. Pursuant to clause 1, rule I, the Journal stands approved.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - The Chair designated Mr. McNulty to lead the Members in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The Chair announced that one minute speech requests would be entertained at the end of the legislative day.

Considered as privileged matter.

DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 89.

The previous question was ordered without objection.

On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

H. Res. 89:

providing for consideration of the bill ( H.R. 327) to amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, for the purpose of facilitating compliance by small businesses with certain Federal paperwork requirements and to establish a task force to examine the feasibility of streamlining paperwork requirements applicable to small businesses

Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 89.

Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 327 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Bill is open to amendments. Shall be in order to consider as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in the Congressional Record and numbered 1. Each section of that amendment shall be considered as read.

House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 89 and Rule XXIII.

The Speaker designated the Honorable Vito Fossella to act as Chairman of the Committee.

GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 327.

Amendment in the nature of a substitute offered by the Committee on Rules.

An amendment made in order by the rule as original text.

On agreeing to the Rules amendment Agreed to without objection.

The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 327.

The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 418 - 0 (Roll no. 50).

H.R. 327:

to amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, for the purpose of facilitating compliance by small businesses with certain Federal paperwork requirements and to establish a task force to examine the feasibility of streamlining paperwork requirements applicable to small businesses

Mr. Armey asked unanimous consent that when the House adjourns today, it adjourn to meet on March 19 at 2 p.m. Agreed to without objection.

Mr. Armey asked unanimous consent that when the House adjourns on March 19, it adjourn to meet at 12:30 p.m. on March 20. Agreed to without objection.

Mr. Armey asked unanimous consent that business in order under the Calendar Wednesday rule be dispensed with on Mar. 21. Agreed to without objection.

ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with one minute speeches.

Ms. Kaptur moved that the House do now adjourn.

On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.

The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on March 19, 2001. close

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