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H.R. 6756 - American Innovation Act of 2018

Bill Text

  • Text of H.R. 6756 PDF XML

    American Innovation Act of 2018 (as reported)
            ::  Comparative print showing H.R. 6756, as reported, compared with H.R. 6760, as reported and amended by H.Res. 1084 (pursuant to clause 12 of rule XXI)  PDF

  • H. Rept. 115-957 PDF

    Report from the Committee on Ways and Means

Rule Information

COMMITTEE ACTION:
REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE of 7-3 on Wednesday, September 26, 2018.

FLOOR ACTION ON H. RES. 1084: 
Agreed to by record vote of 226-189, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 227-189, on Thursday, September 27, 2018.

 

MANAGERS: Sessions/McGovern

1. Closed rule for H.R. 6756.

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

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 printed in the bill, modified by the amendment printed in part A of the Rules Committee report, 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.

7. Closed rule for H.R. 6757.

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

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

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

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

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

13. Closed rule for H.R. 6760.

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

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

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

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

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

19. Provides that the yeas and nays shall be considered as ordered on the question of passage and that clause 5(b) of rule 21 shall not apply to the bill or amendments thereto.

20. Section 4 of the rule provides that on any legislative day during the period from October 1, 2018, through November 12, 2018: the Journal of the proceedings of the previous day shall be considered as approved; and the Chair may at any time declare the House adjourned to meet at a date and time to be announced by the Chair in declaring the adjournment.

21. Section 5 provides that the Speaker may appoint Members to perform the duties of the Chair for the duration of the period addressed by section 4.

22. Section 6 provides that each day during the period addressed by section 4 of the resolution shall not constitute calendar days for the purposes of section 7 of the War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1546).

23. Section 7 provides that each day during the period addressed by section 4 of the resolution shall not constitute a legislative day for purposes of clause 7 of rule XIII (resolutions of inquiry).

24. Section 8 provides that each day during the period addressed by section 4 of the resolution shall not constitute a calendar or legislative day for purposes of clause 7(c)(1) of rule XXII (motions to instruct conferees).

Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
1Version 1Brady, Kevin (TX)RepublicanExcludes the budgetary effects of the bill from being entered onto the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Scorecard.Considered as Adopted