H.R. 2 - Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003 - CONFERENCE REPORT

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Thursday, May 22, 2003.
FLOOR ACTION:ADOPTED BY VOICE VOTE, AFTER AGREEING ON THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 221-205on Friday, May 23, 2003.
MANAGERS: REYNOLDS/FROST
108th Congress
1st Session

H.R. 2 - Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003 - CONFERENCE REPORT

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

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

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

4. Provides that the previous question shall be considered as ordered on the conference report to final adoption without intervening motion except one motion to recommit.

5. Provides that the yeas and nays shall be considered as ordered on the question of adoption of the conference report and that clause 5(b) of rule XXI (requiring a three-fifths vote on any measure containing a federal income tax rate increase) shall not apply to the conference report

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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. 2) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 201 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2004. All points of order against the conference report and against its consideration are waived. The conference report shall be considered as read. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the conference report to final adoption without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means; and (2) one motion to recommit. The yeas and nays shall be considered as ordered on the question of adoption of the conference report. Clause 5(b) of rule XXI shall not apply to the conference report.


TEXT of H.R. 2 - Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003 - CONFERENCE REPORT