H.Res.161 - Amending clause 4 of rule XIII of the Rules of the House to abolish the Consent Calendar and to establish in its place a Corrections Calendar.104th Congress (1995-1996)
Summary: H.Res.161 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)
Introduced in House (06/06/1995)
Amends rule XIII of the Rules of the House of Representatives to abolish the Consent Calendar and establish the Corrections Calendar. Authorizes the Speaker of the House, on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, to direct the Clerk to call the bills in numerical order which have been on the Correction Calendar for three legislative days. Sets forth procedures for consideration of such bills. Requires a three-fifths vote to pass any bill called from the Corrections Calendar. Prohibits the rejection of such bill or the sustaining of any point of order against it or its consideration from causing it to be removed from the Calendar to which it was originally referred.