H. Res. 668: Senate Amendment to H.R. 1 - An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018. [Tax Cuts and Jobs Act]

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 8-4 on Wednesday, December 20, 2017.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 232-190 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 234-188 on Wednesday, December 20, 2017.

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Sessions

115th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H. RES. 668

Report No. 115-476

 

Senate amendment to H.R. 1- Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

  1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1.
  2. Makes in order a motion offered by the chai1· of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 1.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion.
  4. Provides that the Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read.
  5. Provides 20 minutes of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and 1·anking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  6. Provides that clause 5(b) of rule XXI shall not apply to the motion.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 1) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018, with the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment. The Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to adoption without intervening motion. Clause 5(b) of rule XXI shall not apply to the motion.