H. Res. 1011: H.R. 184 — Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2017; H.R. 6311 —Increasing Access to Lower Premium Plans and Expanding Health Savings Accounts Act of 2018

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 8-4 on Monday, July 23, 2018.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 225-184 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 223-188 on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.

MANAGERS: Hastings/Burgess

115th Congress

2nd Session

Rule

H. RES. 1011

Report No. 115-860

 

H.R. 184 - Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2017

H.R. 6311- Increasing Access to Lower Premium Plans and Expanding Health Savings Accounts Act of 2018

  1. Closed rule for H.R. 184.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  4. Provides that the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report accompanying the resolution shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  7. Closed rule for H.R. 6311.
  8. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  9. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  10. Provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-83, shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  11. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.
  12. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (R.R. 184) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. The amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, and on any further amendment thereto, to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Sec. 2. Upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (R.R. 6311) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify the definition of qualified health plan for purposes of the health insurance premium tax credit and to allow individuals purchasing health insurance in the individual market to purchase a lower premium copper plan. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. In lieu of the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means, an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-83 shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, and on any further amendment thereto, to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT TO H.R. 184 PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

(summaries derived from information provided by sponsors)

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  1. Brady, Kevin (TX)

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MANAGER’S Changes the effective date to December 31, 2019.