H.Res. 858: H.R. 3590 – Halt Tax Increases on the Middle Class and Seniors Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE of 7-3 on Monday, September 12, 2016.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 239-169 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 237-171 on Tuesday, September 13, 2016.

MANAGERS: Polis/Burgess

114th Congress

2nd Session

Rule

H.RES. 858

Report No. 114-741

 

H.R. 3590 - Halt Tax Increases on the Middle Class and Seniors Act

  1. Closed rule.
  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 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. 3590) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the increase in the income threshold used in determining the deduction for medical care. 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 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. ·