H.Res. 680: H.R. 3393 - Student and Family Tax Simplification Act; H.R. 4935 - Child Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2014

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 5-4 on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 226-189 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 226-191 on Thursday, July 24, 2014.

MANAGERS: Polis/Cole

113th Congress
2nd Session

Rule

H.RES. 680

Report No. 113-552

 

H.R. 3393 - Student and Family Tax Simplification Act

H.R. 4935- Child Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2014

  1. Closed rule for H.R. 3393.
  2. Provides one hour 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, as modified by the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report, 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.
  7. Closed rule for H.R. 4935.
  8. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  9. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  10. Provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 113-54 shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  11. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.
  12. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  13. Section 3 directs the Clerk to, in the engrossment of H.R. 3393, add the text of H.R. 4935, as passed by the House, as a new matter at the end of H.R. 3393 and make conforming modifications in the engrossment.
  14. Provides that upon the addition of the text of H.R. 4935, as passed by the House, to the engrossment of H.R. 3393, H.R. 4935 shall be laid on the table.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3393) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to consolidate certain tax benefits for educational expenses, and for other purposes. 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, modified by the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution, 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 further amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour 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.

Sec. 2. Upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 4935) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements to the child tax credit. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. In lieu of the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill, an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 113-54 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 further amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour 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.

Sec. 3. (a) In the engrossment of H.R. 3393 the Clerk shall-

(1) add the text of H.R. 4935, as passed by the House, as new matter at the end of H.R. 3393;

(2) conform the title of H.R. 3393 to reflect the addition of H.R. 4935, as passed by the House, to the engrossment;

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

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

(b) Upon the addition of the text ofH.R. 4935, as passed by the House, to the engrossment of H.R. 3393, H.R. 4935 shall be laid on the table.

 

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT TO H.R. 3393 PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

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Camp (MI)

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Excludes from the Statutory PAYGO scorecards the budgetary impacts of permanently extending current tax policy. This ensures that permanent enactment of current tax policy will not trigger a sequester under Statutory PAYGO.