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H.R. 4775 - Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016

Bill Text

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    Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2016 (as reported)

Rule Information

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 7-4 on Tuesday, June 7, 2016.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 767: 
Agreed to by record vote of 235-163, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 230-163, on Wednesday, June 8, 2016. 

MANAGERS:Woodall/Polis

1. Structured rule for H.R. 4775.

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

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 Energy and Commerce 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 rules for H. Con. Res. 89 and H. Con. Res. 112.

10. Provides one hour of debate on each concurrent resolution 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 each concurrent resolution.

12. Provides that each concurrent resolution shall be considered as read and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.

13. Waives all points of order against provisions in each concurrent resolution.

Amendments

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
6Version 1Gosar (AZ)RepublicanEnsures that the study on Ozone formation contained in the bill analyzes the relative contribution from wildfires. Made In Order
3Version 1Norton (DC)DemocratProvides that the provisions of the bill would not apply if the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Administration, in consultation with the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee, finds that the application of any section could harm human health or the environment.Made In Order
5Version 1Pallone (NJ)DemocratStrikes the consideration of technological feasibility when determining national ambient air quality standards to preserve health based standards. Made In Order
2Version 1Polis (CO)DemocratAmends the Clean Air Act to repeal the prohibitions against aggregating emissions from any oil or gas exploration or production well and emissions. Additionally, it requires the EPA to issue a rule adding hydrogen sulfide to the list of hazardous air pollutants.Made In Order
7Version 1Rush (IL)DemocratProvides federal, state, local, or tribal permitting agencies the ability to opt-out of section 3(d) if they determine that issuing a preconstruction permit under an outdated and less protective air quality standard will increase air pollution, slow permitting, increase regulatory uncertainty, foster litigation, shift the burden of pollution control from new sources to existing sources, or increase the overall cost of achieving the new or revised national ambient air quality standard in the applicable area.Made In Order
4Version 1Speier (CA)DemocratDirects the Administrator to review this act for adverse effects to human health at elementary and secondary schools, and should such health effects be substantiated, cease implementation of this act. Submitted
1Version 1Whitfield (KY)RepublicanMANAGER’S AMENDMENT Provides that no additional funds are authorized to be appropriated to carry out the requirements of this Act and the amendments made by this Act. Such requirements shall be carried out using amounts otherwise authorized.Made In Order