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H.R. 5719 - Empowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act

Bill Text

  • Text of H.R. 5719 PDF XML

    Empowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act

  • H. Rept. 114-748 PDF

    Report from the Committee on Ways and Means (as filed) 

Rule Information

COMMITTEE ACTION:
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
1Version 1Crowley (NY), Eshoo (CA)DemocratIncreases the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund tax by $.02 cents to $0.11 per bbl. effective January 1, 2017 to offset the cost of the bill.Submitted