H. Res. 228: H.R. 1628 - American Health Care Act of 2017

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE of 9-3 on Friday, March 24, 2017.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 230-194 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 236-186 on Friday, March 24, 2017.

MANAGERS: McGovern/Sessions

115th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H. RES. 228

Report No. 115-58

 

H.R. 1628 - American Health Care Act of 2017 

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides four hours of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget or their respective designees.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  4. Provides that the amendment printed in part A of the Rules Committee report, modified by the amendment printed in part B of the report shall be considered as adopted.
  5.  Provides that the amendment printed in part C of the Rules Committee report, modified by the amendments printed in part D and part E of the report shall be considered as adopted.
  6. Provides that the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  7. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.
  8. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

RESOLUTION

 Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 1628) to provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2017. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. The amendments specified in section 2 of this resolution shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, and on any further amendment thereto, to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) four hours of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget or their respective designees; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions. Sec. 2. The amendments referred to in the first section of this resolution are as follows: (a) The amendment printed in part A of the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution modified by the amendment printed in part B of that report. (b) The amendment printed in part C of the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution modified by the amendments printed in part D and part E of that report.

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT IN PART A PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

Sponsor

#

Description

1.Walden(OR), Brady (TX)

4

Makes technical changes to conform with reconciliation instructions and address other drafting issues.

 

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT IN PART B PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

Sponsor

#

Description

1.Walden(OR), Brady (TX)

24

Makes technical changes to amendment #4 to address drafting issues.

 

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT IN PART C PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

Sponsor

#

Description

1.Walden(OR), Brady (TX)

5

Provides for the inclusion of additional policies affecting both Medicaid and the tax code.

 SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT IN PART D PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

Sponsor

#

Description

1.Walden(OR)

25

Makes technical corrections to amendment #5 to address

drafting issues.

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT IN PART E PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

Sponsor

#

Description

1.Walden(OR), Brady (TX)

31

Delays the repeal of the additional . 9 percent Medicare

tax on high-income earners, require states to establish

their own essential health benefits standards for purposes

of the premium tax credit, and provide additional funding

for the Patient and State Stability Fund for mental health

and substance use disorders and maternity care.