H. Res. 538: H.R. 3823 – Disaster Tax Relief and Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2017

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 7-3 on Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 223-190 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 223-187 on Wednesday, September 27, 2017.

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Sessions

115th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H. RES. 538

Report No. 115-333

 

H.R. 3823 - Disaster Tax Relief and Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2017

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means, and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Financial Services.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill and provides that the bill shall not be subject to a question of consideration.
  4. Provides that the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report 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. Section 2 provides that it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of September 28, 2017, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules and that the Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on the designation of any matter for consideration pursuant to this section.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House, without intervention of any question of consideration, the bill (H.R. 3823) to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend authorizations for the airport improvement program, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the funding and expenditure authority of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund, to provide disaster tax relief, and for other purposes. 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, with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Financial Services; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Sec. 2. It shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of September 28, 2017, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules as though under clause 1 of rule XV. The Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on the designation of any matter for consideration pursuant to this section.

 

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

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Description

Curbelo (FL)

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Provides that the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico will be reimbursed for costs associated with disaster relief tax provisions.