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Floor Action and Amendments Expected

Lisa Graves,
Legislative Counsel
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July 19, 2005

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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