By Senator McDonald


     BE IT RESOLVED, That Senate Resolution No. 1997-8601, adopting the Rules of the Senate for the 55th legislature, be amended as follows:


     On page 13, add the following to Rule 37: 


     "3.  A majority of those members elected or appointed may order that a vote on final passage of a budget bill be reconsidered more than once, and neither notice of reconsideration nor the motion to reconsider need be made on the same day of the vote on final passage.  This rule, 37.3, shall expire at the conclusion (Sine Die) of the regular session of the 1997 Legislature."


I, Mike O=Connell, Secretary of the Senate,

do hereby certify that this is a true and

correct copy of Senate Resolution 1997-8669,

adopted as amended by the Senate April 19, 1997.





Secretary of the Senate