October 28, 2013 06:46 PM
2:15pm Tuesday vote on motion to proceed to resolution of disapproval re: debt ceiling
Following any Leader remarks on Tuesday, October 29th
, the Republican Leader, or his designee, will be recognized to move to proceed to Calendar #223, S.J.Res.26
, a joint resolution relating to the disapproval of the President's exercise of authority to increase the debt limit. The time until 12:30pm will be for debate on the motion to proceed, with the time equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders, or their designees. At 2:15pm, the Senate will proceed to vote on the adoption of the motion to proceed. If the motion is successful, then the time for debate with respect to the joint resolution will be equally divided between the two Leaders, or their designees. Upon the use or yielding back of time, the joint resolution will be read a third time and the Senate will proceed to vote on passage of the joint resolution. Finally, that all other provisions of the statute governing consideration of the joint resolution remain in effect.