Notice of Action: H.R. 2143 - Permanent Death Tax Repeal Act of 2001

Wednesday, June 5, 2002

2:00 P.M.

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H.R. 2143 Ways & Means Permanent Death Tax Repeal Act of 2001

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a modified closed rule providing one hour of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means. The rule provides for consideration of the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in the Rules Committee report accompanying the resolution, if offered by Representative Rangel or his designee, which shall be considered as read and shall be separately debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent. The rule waives all points of order against the amendment in the nature of a substitute. Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.