Notice of Action: Senate Amendment to H.R. 1 - An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018. [Tax Cuts and Jobs Act]

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

8:23 AM

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Senate amendment to H.R. 1

Ways and Means

An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018 [Tax Cuts and Jobs Act]

           

            The Committee granted, by record vote of 8-4, a rule providing for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1.  The rule makes in order a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 1.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the motion.  The rule provides that the Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read.  The rule provides 20 minutes of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.  The rule provides that clause 5(b) of rule XXI shall not apply to the motion.