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H.R. 1: An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018.

About the bill

Update #4 --- Dec. 17, 2017

House and Senate Republicans have come to an agreement on the tax bill, H.R. 1, which they intend to pass before Congress goes on recess on the 22nd.

Senate Democrats want the final vote to be delayed until Senator-elect Doug Jones (D-AL) has been seated, just as they had waited for Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA) to be seated before the final vote on the Affordable Care Act back in 2010. But the tax bill is likely to passin both chambers before then. Sen ...

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2017
Length: 185 pages
Introduced:

Nov 2, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 2017

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 22, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-97

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1: An original bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018.

Ordered Reported on Nov 28, 2017. 75% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4383: To reform the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.

Introduced on Nov 14, 2017. 61% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1444: Empowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act

Introduced on Jun 27, 2017. 73% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3084: Empowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act

Introduced on Jun 27, 2017. 73% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Nov 2, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Nov 6, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Ways and Means

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Nov 13, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee. The House Committee on Ways and Means issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

Nov 16, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 2, 2017
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 14, 2017
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate with an Amendment.

Dec 19, 2017
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House (Senate next)

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

Dec 20, 2017
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 20, 2017
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 22, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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