H.R. 2575 - Save American Workers Act of 2014

Bill Text

    Text of H.R. 2575 PDF XML

    Save American Workers Act of 2014 (as reported)

    Text of H. Rept. 113-386 PDF

    Report from the Committee on Ways and Means

Rule Information

REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 8-3 on Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

AGREED to by record vote of 236-186, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 229-194, on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. 


1. Closed rule.

2. Provides three hours of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Mean.s

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 pointed 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.

Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
1Version 1Jackson Lee (TX)DemocratEstablishes that an employee’s average commuting time would be included in the computation of hours worked for purposes of determining “full-time employment.Submitted
2Version 1Jackson Lee (TX)DemocratDelays the effective date of the bill until there is a full employment economy, which is defined as the first month after there has been two consecutive quarters in which the national unemployment rate is below 5 percent.Submitted