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      House Committee on Rules
    IntroducedJuly 1st, 2010

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Official Title

Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives respecting the treatment of earmarks in conferences between the House and the Senate.


Amends Rule XXII (House and Senate Relations) to prohibit a conference report from including a modification of any congressional earmark or limited tax or tariff benefit committed to the conference committee by either or both chambers if that modification is beyond the scope of that specific matter as committed to such committee.