Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2488, The Taxpayer Refund and Relief Act of 1999

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Thursday, August 5 (Legislative Day Wednesday, August 4), 1999.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 224 - 203 on Thursday, August 5, 1999.
MANAGERS: LINDER/MOAKLEY
106th Congress 
1st Session
H.RES. 274
[Report No. 106-291]

CONFERENCE REPORT TO ACCOMPANY H.R. 2488, THE TAXPAYER REFUND AND RELIEF ACT OF 1999

 

1. Waives all points of order against the conference report and against its consideration.

2. Provides that the conference report be considered as read.

3. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled between the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Ways and Means.

4. Provides that clause 5(b) of rule XXI (requiring a three-fifths vote on any amendment or measure containing a federal income tax rate increase ) shall not apply to the question of adoption of the conference report and to any subsequent conference report or to any motion to dispose of an amendment between the houses on the bill.

 

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RESOLUTION

 

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 2488) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual income tax rates, to provide marriage penalty relief, to reduce taxes on savings and investments, to provide estate and gift tax relief, to provide incentives for education savings and health care, and for other purposes. All points of order against the conference report and against its consideration are waived. The conference report shall be considered as read. The yeas and nays shall be considered as ordered on the question of adoption of the conference report and on any subsequent conference report or on any motion to dispose of an amendment between the houses on H.R. 2488. Clause 5(b) of rule XXI shall not apply to the question of adoption of the conference report and to any subsequent conference report or to any motion to dispose of an amendment between the houses on H.R. 2488.