H.Res. 719: H.R. 3056 – Tax Collection Responsibility Act of 2007

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY  A RECORD VOTE OF 9-3 on Tuesday October 9, 2007.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 217 - 198 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY THE YEAS AND NAYS 220 - 198 on Wednesday October 10, 2007.

MANAGERS:  CARDOZA/SESSIONS

110th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES. 719

[Report No. 110-368]

 

H.R. 3056 – Tax Collection Responsibility Act of 2007

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  1. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.
  1. Provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill, modified by 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.
  1. Waives all points of order against the bill, as amended.  This waiver does not affect the point of order available under clause 9 of rule XXI (regarding earmark disclosure).
  1. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  1. Provides that, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the bill to a time designated by the Speaker.

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RESOLUTION

             Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3056) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the authority of the Internal Revenue Service to use private debt collection companies, to delay implementation of withholding taxes on government contractors, to revise the tax rules on expatriation, and for other purposes.  All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.  The amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill, modified by 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 of the bill, as amended, are waived.  The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, to final passage 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 with or without instructions
             Sec. 2.  During consideration of H.R. 3056 pursuant to this resolution, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the bill to such time as may be designated by the Speaker.

Summary of Amendment to be Considered as Adopted

The amendment alters the percentage of corporate estimated tax because of a previously-enacted amendment to the law.

TEXT OF AMENDMENT TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED