H.Res. 1502: H.R. 7060 – Renewable Energy and Job Creation Tax Act of 2008

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 8-3 on Thursday, September 25, 2008.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY RECORD VOTE215-188  AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY RECORD VOTE  206-186on Thursday, September 25, 2008.

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110th Congress 
2nd Session

H.RES. 1502

[Report No. 110-887]

 

H.R. 7060 – Renewable Energy and Job Creation Tax Act of 2008

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committees on Ways and Means.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI.
  4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against the bill.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  7. Provides that, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration to a time designated by the Speaker.
  8. Tables House Resolutions 1489 and 1501.

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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. 7060) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, to extend certain expiring provisions, to provide individual income tax relief, and for other purposes. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI. The bill shall be considered as read. All points of order against the bill are waived. 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. During consideration of H.R. 7060 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.

            Sec. 3.  House Resolutions 1489 and 1501 are laid on the table.