Title IV—Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
SEC. 404. rulemaking.
The provisions of this title are enacted by Congress—
(1) as an exercise of the rulemaking power of the House of Representatives and the Senate, respectively, and as such they shall be considered as part of the rules of each House, respectively, or of that House to which they specifically apply, and such rules shall supersede other rules only to the extent that they are inconsistent therewith; and
(2) with full recognition of the constitutional right of either House to change such rules (so far as relating to such House) at any time, in the same manner, and to the same extent as in the case of any other rule of such House.
 Provisions included in legislation provided for under this title that recommended changes to the Rules of the House or the Standing Rules of the Senate would be considered solely advisory under the terms set forth under section 401(b)(3)(B)(i) of this title. Such text did not have privileged status.
This section was set forth by the Budget Control Act of 2011, Pub. L. 112–25, 125 Stat. 240, Aug. 2, 2011, S. 365.
Classification to the U.S. Code
This section is not separately classified to the U.S. Code.
- Budget Control Act of 2011 (Annotated)
- CRS – The Budget Control Act of 2011: Legislative Changes to the Law and Their Budgetary Effects (R43411) September 2015
- CRS – Budget Control Act of 2011 (R419651) August 19, 2011
- Senate Budget Bulletin 2A, November 2011
- Senate Budget Bulletin 2B, November 2011
- Analysis of Budget Control Act of 2011 (Peterson Foundation)
Legislative History Notes
Pub. L. 112–25, §306, 125 Stat. 265. (Budget Control Act of 2011)