H.Res. 456 (107th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3884) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to ...

...prevent corporations from avoiding the United States income tax by reincorporting in a foreign country.

107th Congress, 2001–2002. Text as of Jun 24, 2002 (Introduced).

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HRES 456 IH

107th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. RES. 456

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3884) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent corporations from avoiding the United States income tax by reincorporating in a foreign country.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

JUNE 24, 2002

Mr. MALONEY of Connecticut submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Rules


RESOLUTION

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3884) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent corporations from avoiding the United States income tax by reincorporating in a foreign country.

    Resolved, That immediately upon the adoption of this resolution the House shall without intervention of any point of order consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3884) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent corporations from avoiding the United States income tax by reincorporating in a foreign country. The bill shall be considered as read for amendment. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except:

      (1) five hours of debate on the bill equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means;

      (2) an amendment offered by Representative Neal of Massachusetts or his designee, which shall be in order without intervention of any point of order (except those arising under clause 7 of rule XVI), shall be considered as read, and shall be separately debatable for 30 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent;

      (3) an amendment in the nature of a substitute offered by Representative Thomas of California or his designee, which shall be in order without intervention of any point of order (except those arising under clause 7 of rule XVI), shall be considered as read, and shall be separately debatable for two hours equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent; and

      (4) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

    SEC. 2. During consideration of H.R. 3884 pursuant to the first section of this resolution, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the bill to a time designated by the Speaker on the same legislative day or until the following legislative day when consideration shall resume immediately after the third daily order of business under clause 1 of rule XIV.