H.R. 6406 – To modify temporarily certain rates of duty and make other technical amendments to the trade laws, to extend certain trade preference programs, and for other purposes

 

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Thursday December 7, 2006.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY THE YEAS AND NAYS 207-193 on Friday December 8, 2006.
MANAGERS: DREIER/HASTINGS(FL)
109th Congress
2nd Session
H.RES. 1100 
[Report No. 109-723]

H.R. 6406 – To modify temporarily certain rates of duty and make other technical amendments to the trade laws, to extend certain trade preference programs, and for other purposes

1.     Closed rule.

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

3.     Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4.     Provides one motion to recommit.

5.     Provides that, in the engrossment of the House amendment to the Senate amendment to the bill H.R. 6111, the Clerk shall:

(a)   add the text of H.R. 6406, as passed by the House, as new matter at the end of such engrossment;

(b)  assign appropriate designations to provisions within the engrossment; and

(c)  conform provisions for short titles within the engrossment.

 

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RESOLUTION

          Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 6406) to modify temporarily certain rates of duty and make other technical amendments to the trade laws, to extend certain trade preference programs, and for other purposes.  The bill shall be considered as read.  The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill 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.

      Sec. 2.  In the engrossment of the House amendment to the Senate amendment to the bill (H.R. 6111) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the Tax Court may review claims for equitable innocent spouse relief and to suspend the running on the period of limitations while such claims are pending, the Clerk shall--

(a) add the text of H.R. 6406, as passed by the House, as new matter at the end of such engrossment;

          (b) assign appropriate designations to provisions within the engrossment; and

          (c) conform provisions for short titles within the engrossment.