Notice of Action: H.R. 3 - Economic Growth and Tax Relief Act of 2001

Wednesday, March 7, 2001

2:00 P.M.

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H.R. 3                   Ways & Means                                                      Economic Growth and Tax Relief Act of 2001

 

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 8-4, a modified closed rule providing one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill. The rule provides that the amendment recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted. 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.