H.Res. 495: Senate amendment to H.R. 1314 – Ensuring Tax Exempt Organizations the Right to Appeal Act [Bipartisan Budget Agreement of 2015]

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, October 27, 2015.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 392-37 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 392-37 on Wednesday, October 28, 2015.

MANAGERS:Slaughter/Cole

114th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 495

Report No. 114-315

 

Senate amendment to H.R. 1314 - Ensuring Tax Exempt Organizations the Right to Appeal Act [Bipartisan Budget Agreement of 2015]

  1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1314
  2. Makes in order a motion offered by the Majority Leader or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment with the amendment printed in Part A of the Rules Committee report modified by the amendment printed in Part B of the report.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion and provides that the motion is not subject to a demand for division of the question.
  4. Provides that the Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read.
  5. Provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader or their respective designees.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 1314) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations, with the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a motion offered by the Majority Leader or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment with the amendment printed in part A of the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution modified by the amendment printed in part B of that report. The Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader or their respective designees. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to its adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question.

 

SUMMARY OF THE HOUSE AMENDMENT IN PART A TO THE SENATE AMENDMENT TO THE TEXT OF H.R. 1314

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Boehner (OH)

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Contains the text of the Bipartisan Budget Agreement of 2015

 

SUMMARY OF THE MODIFICATION IN PART B PROPOSED TO THE HOUSE AMENDMENT

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Boehner (OH)

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Updates the table of content item related to section 504.The second amendment corrects a drafting error that interfered with the operation of the Overseas Contingency Operations cap adjustment. The third amendment corrects the name of the Department of the Treasury. The fourth amendment raises the flat- and variable-rate premiums in section 501 by $1 in each period. The fifth amendment extends the funding stabilization percentages for an additional year to 2020. The sixth amendment clarifies the definition of "applicable items· and services". The seventh amendment corrects the effective date to clarify the provision applies to voluntary suspensions requested 180 days after enactment. The eighth amendment corrects a drafting omission that would otherwise limit the use of SRF fund for system enhancements that increase spectral efficiency.