Notice of Action: H.R. 622 - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Fairness Act of 2015;H.R. 1105 - Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015;H.R. 1195 - Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Advisory Board Act

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

5:29 PM

H.R. 622

Ways and Means

State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Fairness Act of 2015

H.R. 1105

Ways and Means

Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015

H.R. 1195

Financial Services

Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Advisory Boards Act

                    The Committee granted, by record vote of 8-4, a closed rule for H.R. 622.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair 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 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 part A of the Rules Committee report, shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.  The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

            Additionally, the rule grants a closed rule for H.R. 1105.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair 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 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 part B of the Rules Committee report, shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.  The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

            Lastly, the rule grants a structured rule for H.R. 1195.  The rule provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Financial Services.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.  The rule provides that the amendment printed in part C of the Rules Committee report shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.  The rule makes in order only those further amendments printed in part D of the Rules Committee report.  Each such further amendment may be offered only in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by a Member designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.  The rule waives all points of order against the amendments printed in part D of the report.  The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.