The House Committee on Rules has adopted by voice vote the rule for general debate regarding the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act (H.R. 1947. Of the 230 amendments that had been submitted for consideration, 103 have been ruled “in order” when the full House begins consideration of the bill later today (6/19/2013).
A final vote on the overall bill is likely to occur the week of June 24th.
The rule adopted by the House Committee on Rules can be accessed by visiting http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-113hres271rh/pdf/BILLS-113hres271rh.pdf.
A list of amendments can be accessed by visiting http://rules.house.gov/bill/hr-1947. Those amendments listed as “Made in Order” under the status column will have ten minutes of debate (equally divided) once the House begins working through the list.
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