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H.R. 3438 - REVIEW Act of 2016

Bill Text

  • Text of H.R. 3438 PDF XML

    REVIEW Act of 2016 (as reported)

  • H. Rept. 114-743 PDF

    Report from the Committee on the Judiciary

Rule Information

REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, September 20, 2016.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 875: 
Agreed to by record vote of 239-181, after agreeing to the prebious question by record vote of 237-171, on Wednesday, September 21, 2016.

MANAGERS:Collins/McGovern

1. Structured rule for H.R. 3438.

2. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4. Makes in order as original text for the purpose of amendment the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary now printed in the bill and provides that it shall be considered as read.

5. Waives all points of order against that amendment in the nature of a substitute.

6. Makes in order only those further amendments printed in the Rules Committee report. Each such 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.

7. Waives all points of order against the amendments printed in the report.

8. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

9. Closed rule for H.R. 5719.

10. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.

11. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

12. Provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.

13. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.

14. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

15. Section 3 provides that it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of September 22, 2016, or September 23, 2016, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules and that the Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on the designation of any matter for consideration pursuant to this section.

Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
2Version 1Cicilline (RI)DemocratExempts from the requirements of the legislation any rule that would reduce the cost of healthcare for people over the age of 65.Made In Order
1Version 1Conyers (MI)DemocratExempts rules pertaining to reducing the level of lead in drinking water.Submitted
6Version 1DelBene (WA)DemocratLate Exempts from the bill's requirements rules relating to improving the affordability of higher education.Made In Order
4Version 1Jackson Lee (TX)DemocratExempts any rule promulgated to prevent, respond to, or mitigate the adverse impacts of public health emergencies like the outbreak of the Zika and Ebola viruses.Submitted
3Version 1MacArthur (NJ)RepublicanProhibits the use of the “good cause” provision on any High Impact rule except in the cases of national security. The “good cause” provision allows an agency to skip the public comment period.Submitted
5Version 1Price, Tom (GA), Chaffetz (UT)RepublicanDefunds any new executive orders and prevents Agencies from finalizing any major rule or significant rule from the time of enactment of the bill until January 21, 2017. It would also defund national monuments designations by the president under the Antiquities Act through January 21, 2017.Submitted