House Session

Bills Introduced: 13 public bills, H.R. 1580-1592; 1 private bill, H.R. 1593; and 6 resolutions, H.J. Res. 45; H. Con. Res. 106-109, and H. Res.… read more

Bills Introduced: 13 public bills, H.R. 1580-1592; 1 private bill, H.R. 1593; and 6 resolutions, H.J. Res. 45; H. Con. Res. 106-109, and H. Res. 123 were introduced.

The House convened, starting a new legislative day.

The Speaker designated the Honorable Judy Biggert to act as Speaker pro tempore for today.

Today’s prayer was offered by Rev. John F. Baldwin of Chicago, Illinois.

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

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

The House received a message from the Senate. The Senate agreed to H. Con. Res. 66.

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

Considered as privileged matter.

DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 118.

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. 118:

providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 41) proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States with respect to tax limitations.

Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 118.

Rule provides for consideration of H.J. Res. 41 with 2 hours of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. A specified amendment is in order. An amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in the Congressional Record pursuant to clause 8 of rule XVIII, if offered by the Minority Leader or his designee, is in order.

DEBATE - The House proceeded with two hours of debate on H.J. Res. 41.

The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.

SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.

Mr. Matheson moved that the House do now adjourn.

On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.

The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on April 26, 2001.

On passage Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 232 - 189 (Roll no. 87).

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

H.J. Res. 41:

proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States with respect to tax limitations

Mr. Kingston requested the following general leaves to address the House on May 2: Mrs. Kelly for 5 min and Mr. Taylor of NC for 5 min. close

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Apr 25, 2001 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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