H. Res. 714: Senate Amendment to H.R. 695 - Child Protection Improvements Act of 2017 [Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018]

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 8-4 on Monday, January 29, 2018.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 236-183 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 232-187 on Tuesday, January 30, 2018.

MANAGERS: McGovern/Cheney

115th Congress

2nd Session

Rule

H. RES. 714

Report No. 115-537

 

Senate amendments to H.R. 695 – Child Protection Improvements Act of 2017 [Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018]

  1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendments to H.R. 695.
  2. Makes in order a single motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment to the title and concur in the Senate amendment to the text with an amendment consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-56.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion and provides that it shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.
  4. Provides that the Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read.
  5. Provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker’s table the bill (H.R. 695) to amend the National Child Protection Act of 1993 to establish a national criminal history background check system and criminal history review program for certain individuals who, related to their employment, have access to children, the elderly, or individuals with disabilities, and for other purposes, with the Senate amendments thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a single motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House: (1) concur in the Senate amendment to the title and (2) concur in the Senate amendment to the text with an amendment consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-56. The Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question.