H.R. 347 - Reduce Exacerbated Inflation Negatively Impacting the Nation Act

Bill Text

    Text of H.R. 347 PDF XML

    (as introduced)

Rule Information

REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE of 9-4 on Monday, February 27, 2023.

Agreed to by record vote of 216-205, after agreeing to the previous question by record vote of 213-201, on February 28, 2023.

MANAGERS: Burgess/McGovern

1. Structured rule for H.R. 347.

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

3. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Oversight and Accountability or their respective designees.

4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.

5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.

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.

9. Closed rule for H.J. Res. 30.

10. Waives all points of order against consideration of the joint resolution.

11. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce or their respective designees.

12. Provides that the joint resolution shall be considered as read.

13. Waives all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution.

14. Provides one motion to recommit.

Amendments (click headers to sort)

#Version #Sponsor(s)PartySummaryStatus
1Version 2Lee (NV)DemocratRevised Clarifies that nothing in this bill suggests that combatting inflation and bringing down the cost of living is the executive branch’s responsibility alone, and not also a key pursuit of the House of Representatives through thoughtful, productive legislative action.Made in Order
2Version 1Obernolte (CA)RepublicanReduces the reporting threshold to $500,000,000.Submitted
3Version 1Obernolte (CA)RepublicanRequires the President to include an estimate of the cost of implementing an Executive Order in the statement.Submitted
4Version 1Takano (CA)DemocratDefines national security to include the national defense and foreign relations of the United States, security and resilience of electoral infrastructure, labor market strength, human right to adequate housing, medical readiness and accessible, affordable, and timely healthcare, energy independence, and access to clean water, air, and a healthy environment.Submitted
5Version 2Roy (TX)RepublicanRevised Strikes exceptions to the mandatory inflation forecasting requirement.Made in Order
6Version 1Roy (TX), Brecheen (OK)RepublicanClarifies that major Executive orders related to climate change or emissions may not be exempted from the mandatory inflation forecasting requirement.Submitted
7Version 1Yakym (IN)RepublicanRequires the statement estimating inflationary effects to break down the type of inflation to the CPI's major categories of Food, Energy, and All Items Less Food and Energy.Made in Order
8Version 1Perry (PA), Brecheen (OK)RepublicanApplies the bill’s requirements to all “major Executive Orders” which cause an annual gross budgetary effect of at least $1 million.Made in Order
9Version 1Perry (PA)RepublicanBroadens the bill’s scope by ensuring all Executive orders are covered.Submitted
10Version 1Perry (PA)RepublicanStrikes the exemption for Executive orders necessary for “the ratification or implementation of international treaty obligations.”Submitted
11Version 1Perry (PA)RepublicanNarrows the national security exemption to Executive orders that are necessary “to address an immediate adverse effect on military operations.”Submitted
12Version 1Perry (PA), Brecheen (OK)RepublicanWithdrawn Strikes "consider" and inserts "submit to Congress" on page 2, line 7.Withdrawn
13Version 1Perry (PA)RepublicanRequires a detailed description of any impact on the consumer price index.Made in Order
14Version 1Perry (PA)RepublicanAmends section 2(a) to require the existing statement to include whether “any existing Executive order is similar or substantially similar to the proposed Executive order.”Submitted
15Version 1Bost (IL), Molinaro (NY)RepublicanRequires that the inflationary report take into account the spending patterns of military personnel, rural areas, and farm households.Made in Order
16Version 2Rose (TN)RepublicanRevised Clarifies that the bill applies to President Biden's Executive Order on Climate-Related Financial RiskRevised
17Version 1Clyde (GA)RepublicanInserts major rules into the inflationary reporting requirements of the bill.Submitted
18Version 1Golden (ME)DemocratSubstitutes the underlying bill with language amending the House Rules to reinstate PAYGO and require a 2/3rds vote of the House in order to waive PAYGO requirements for bills considered on the House Floor. Also requires committees to include a statement in the report accompanying legislation reported out of committee indicating whether or not the measure complies with PAYGO, and if not, why not.Submitted
19Version 1Omar (MN)DemocratIncludes national emergency declarations among the executive actions that require inflation estimates.Submitted
20Version 2Kildee (MI), Craig (MN)DemocratRevised Exempts Executive Orders aimed to lower the cost of insulin from the requirements under the bill.Revised
21Version 1Gottheimer (NJ)DemocratExempts Executive Orders that combat terrorist groups.Submitted
22Version 1Gottheimer (NJ), Panetta (CA)DemocratExempts Executive Orders that fund law enforcement.Submitted
23Version 1Jackson Lee (TX)DemocratRestricts the bill to only cover Executive Orders as listed in Sec.2 (d)(2)(A) (emergency assistance) and (B) (national security or treaties).Made in Order
24Version 1Jackson Lee (TX)DemocratAdds an additional exclusion to Sec. 2 (d) (2), the major Executive Order measures to include “(C) advancing racial equity and support for underserved communities through the federal government subject to Executive Order 13985”Submitted
25Version 1Jackson Lee (TX)DemocratInserts into Sec. 2 (a) line 10 "or" after "inflations and Strikes Sec.(a) lines 11-14. To clarify and make consistent with economic policy on inflationary impacts and effects.Made in Order
26Version 1Jackson Lee (TX)DemocratAdds at the end of section 2(d) the definition to "significant impact" in Sec.2 (a). “The term “significant impact on inflation” means an Executive order was estimated to increase or decrease Consumer Price Index inflation by at least 1% percentage point over the course of a year.”Made in Order
27Version 1Jackson Lee (TX)DemocratAdds at the end of section 2(d), (4) “The term “quantifiable inflationary impact” means an Executive order was estimated to increase or decrease Consumer Price Index inflation by at least 1% percentage point over the course of a year.”Made in Order
28Version 1Ogles (TN)RepublicanRequires the Executive Office of the President (EOP) to estimate whether a major Executive order has a quantifiable inflationary impact on the Producer Price Index (as well as the Consumer Price Index).Made in Order
29Version 1DeSaulnier (CA)DemocratRequires any estimates on inflationary impacts of executive orders produced under this bill to include a side-by-side comparison with the inflationary impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (Public Law 115-97).Submitted
30Version 1Bush (MO)DemocratLate Requires a study on the impact of domestic and global inflationary pressures on U.S. inflation and the consumer price index, separate from the impact of a major Executive Order on inflation.Submitted
31Version 1Perry (PA)RepublicanLate Adds a new section that prohibits Federal funds from being obligated or expended for any major Executive order until the President submits the existing annual report.Submitted
32Version 1Davis (NC)DemocratLate Withdrawn Revises the definition of a "major executive order" by tying the $1,000,000 threshold to inflation to ensure a consistent standard for applying the definition.Withdrawn
33Version 1Cloud (TX)RepublicanLate Amends the bill to direct OMB and CEA to incorporate the inflationary impact of the debt servicing costs.Made in Order
34Version 1Cloud (TX)RepublicanLate Lowers the threshold from $1,000,000,000 to $100,000,000 which is consistent with the REINS Act.Submitted
35Version 1Cloud (TX)RepublicanLate Provides a rule of construction to clarify that the exception under subsection (d)(2)(A) is pursuant to an emergency declared by the Federal Government.Submitted
36Version 1Strickland (WA)DemocratLate Revises Sec. 2(d) (2) to specifically exempt executive orders that increase military basic pay.Submitted
37Version 2Comer (KY)RepublicanMANAGER’S AMENDMENT Late Revised Adds the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability and the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs as report recipients; and adds "economic" effect to the definition of "major executive order".Made in Order
38Version 1Omar (MN)DemocratLate Requires an impact assessment on racial, wealth, and income inequality for every qualifying inflation estimateSubmitted
39Version 1Omar (MN)DemocratLate Requires supplementary Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) factors be considered and evaluated when assessing applicable major executive ordersMade in Order
40Version 1Zinke (MT)RepublicanLate Defines "major Executive Order" to include “any Secretarial Order and Director Order with an estimated impact of at least $10,000,000,’’.Submitted
41Version 1Boebert (CO)RepublicanLate Requires the inflation estimate to be made publicly available by publishing on the OMB website.Made in Order
42Version 1Omar (MN)DemocratLate Exempts any EO that cancels part or all of the outstanding balance of interest or principal due on any Federal or private student loan.Submitted
43Version 1Zinke (MT)RepublicanLate Requires the inflationary report to include Rescinded Executive Orders from the most recently ended presidential administration.Submitted
44Version 1Leger Fernández (NM)DemocratLate Clarifies the definition of Indian Tribe. Clarifies that Tribal governments are separate from State governments.Submitted