H. Res. 734: Senate amendment to H.R. 1892 - An Act to amend title 4, United States Code, to provide for the flying of the flag at half-staff in the event of the death of a first responder in the line of duty. [Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018]

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 9-4 on Friday, February 9, 2018.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 224-193 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 224-186 on Friday, February 9, 2018.

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Sessions

115th Congress

2nd Session

Rule

H. RES. 734

Report No. 115-551

 

Senate amendment to H.R. 1892 – Honoring Hometown Heroes Act [Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018]

  1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1892.
  2. Makes in order for a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 1892.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion.
  4. Provides that the Senate amendment 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. 1892) to amend title 4, United States Code, to provide for the flying of the flag at half-staff in the event of the death of a first responder in the line of duty, with the Senate amendment to the House amendment to the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment to the House amendment to the Senate amendment. The Senate amendment 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.