H.Res. 844: Senate Amendment to H.R. 8 — American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, January 1, 2013.
FLOOR ACTION: AGREED TO BY A RECORD VOTE OF 408-10 on Tuesday, January 1, 2013.

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Dreier

112th Congress 
2nd Session

H.RES 844

[Report No. 112-741]

 

Senate Amendment to H.R. 8 — American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendments to H.R. 8.

2. Makes in order a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendments to H.R. 8.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion and the Senate amendments.

4. Provides that the Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read.

5. Provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.

6. Provides that the previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to its adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question.

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 8) to extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and to provide for expedited consideration of a bill providing for comprehensive tax reform, and for other purposes, with the Senate amendments thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a single motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendments. The Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to its adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question.