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HRES 6

Title: Adopting the Rules of the House of Representatives for the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, and for other purposes.
Author: Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD)

Summary
...This resolution adopts the Rules of the House of Representatives for the 116th Congress. The resolution adopts the rules of the 115th Congress with amendments that include</p> <ul> <li>allowing Delegates and the Resident Commissioner to vote in the Committee of the Whole;</li> <li>revising annual ethics training requirements;</li> <li>providing mandatory anti-harassment and anti-discrimination policies for House offices;</li> <li>prohibiting Members, officers, and employees of the House from serving as an officer or director of a public company;</li> <li>requiring Members to pay for any discrimination settlements against them;</li> <li>requiring indicted Members to step down from any committee and leadership positions until disposition of the criminal case;</li> <li>reinstating certain ...

Status
Introduced in House 01/03/2019
Introduced in House 01/03/2019
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 5. (consideration: CR H17-32) 01/03/2019
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 5, the House proceeded with 30 minutes of debate on Title I of H.Res. 6. 01/03/2019
The previous question was ordered on Title I pursuant to the rule. 01/03/2019
On agreeing to Title I of the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 234 - 197 (Roll no. 7). 01/03/2019
Motion to reconsider laid on the table. Agreed to without objection. 01/03/2019
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to section 3 of H.Res. 5, the Chair announced that further proceedings on H.Res. 6 would be postponed. 01/03/2019
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H220-224) 01/04/2019
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 5, the House proceeded with one hour of debate on Title II of H. Res. 6. 01/04/2019
The previous question was ordered on Title II pursuant to the rule. 01/04/2019
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on Title II of H. Res. 6, the Chair put the question on agreeing to Title II of the resolution and by voice vote announced that ayes had prevailed. Mr. Cole demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further consideration on the question until a time to be announced. 01/04/2019
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H224-225) 01/04/2019
On agreeing to Title II of the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 418 - 12 (Roll no. 12). 01/04/2019
Motion to reconsider laid on the table. Agreed to without objection. 01/04/2019
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to section 3 of H. Res. 5, the Chair announced that further proceedings on H. Res. 6 would be postponed. 01/04/2019
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H338-346) 01/09/2019
DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 5, the House proceeded with one hour of debate on Title III of H. Res. 6. 01/09/2019
The previous question on the motion On agreeing to Title III of the resolution was ordered pursuant to the rule. 01/09/2019
On agreeing to Title III of the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 235 - 192 (Roll no. 19). 01/09/2019
Passed/agreed to in House: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection. 01/09/2019
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to without objection. 01/09/2019
Passed/agreed to in House: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 01/09/2019
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 01/09/2019

Bill Text
01/09/2019 - HRES 6 (Engrossed+in+House)

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    Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD)
    U.S. Representative

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    Greenbelt, MD 20770
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