H.Res. 569: H.R. 4438- American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 230-188 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 225-191 on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. H.RES. 569 WAS AMENDED WITH THE ADOPTION OF H.RES. 576 BY A RECORD VOTE OF 232-178 on Thursday, May 8, 2014. 

MANAGERS: Hastings/Cole

113th Congress
2nd Session

Rule

H.RES. 569

Report No. 113-440

 

H.R. 4438- American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides 90 minutes of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  4. Provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 4438) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify and make permanent the research credit. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. The amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) 90 minutes of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.