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Suspension of the Rules Passed on July 2

Due to Vice President Joe Biden’s July 3 speech —The following suspensions have been passed to the Standing Rules:

To move voting on July 3 to 12:00-3:30 pm.

To allow for a break before the election tally is completed during the July 3 voting period.

To move deadlines for submission of NBIs, Legislative Amendments, Policy Statement Amendments, New Resolutions, Amendments to Resolutions, and Requests to Set-Aside Resolutions from 12:00-2:00 pm on July 3.

Due to Friend of Education Award—A suspension of the Standing Rules has been passed to move the hour of Action on New Business on July 2 from before the Friend of Education Award to after the award.