Blog of Rights

Floor Action and Amendments Expected

By Lisa Graves, Legislative Counsel at 8:30am
Today, House Members are submitting proposed amendments to the Sensenbrenner bill to the House Rules Committee. The next question on Patriot likely to be posed on the floor is whether House leadership will allow an open and fair rule for amendments to improve the bill or whether it will force stringent limits on the number and type of amendments as well as the amount of debate allowed.
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