H.Res. 1516: H.R. 7201 – Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008; H.R. 7202 - Temporary Tax Relief Act of 2008

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE  on Sunday, September 28, 2008.
FLOOR ACTION: LAID UPON THE TABLE PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF H. Res. 1525 on Friday, October 3, 2008.

MANAGERS: Arcuri/Sessions

110th Congress 
2nd Session

H.RES. 1516

[Report No. 110-902]

 

H.R. 7201 – Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008

H.R. 7202 -- Temporary Tax Relief Act of 2008

  1. Provides for consideration of H.R. 7201 under a closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate on H.R. 7201 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 H.R. 7201 except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI.
  4. Provides that H.R. 7201 shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against H.R. 7201.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit H.R. 7201 with or without instructions.
  7. Provides for consideration of H.R. 7202 under a closed rule.
  8. Provides one hour of debate on H.R. 7202 equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  9. Waives all points of order against consideration of H.R. 7202 except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI.
  10. Provides that H.R. 7202 shall be considered as read.
  11. Waives all points of order against H.R. 7202.
  12. Provides one motion to recommit H.R. 7202 with or without instructions.
  13. Provides that, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of H.R. 7201 or H.R. 7202 to a time designated by the Speaker.

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RESOLUTION

            Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 7201) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide incentives for energy production and conservation, 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. Upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 7202) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 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. 3. During consideration of H.R. 7201 or H.R. 7202 pursuant to this resolution, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of either bill to such time as may be designated by the Speaker.