H Res 885 in Congressional Session 109

Official Summary

 

Bill Number : H Res 885

 

Title : Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5638) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified credit against the estate tax to an exclusion equivalent of $5,000,000 and to repeal the sunset provision for the estate and generation-skipping taxes, and for other purposes.

 

SUMMARY AS OF:
6/22/2006--Passed House without amendment.    (There are 2 other summaries) Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 5638 (Permanent Estate Tax Relief Act of 2006).

Votes

Title : Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5638) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified credit against the estate tax to an exclusion equivalent of $5,000,000 and to repeal the sunset provision for the estate and generation-skipping taxes, and for other purposes.
Votes in the US Senate
This Bill was not Voted in the US Senate
Votes in the US House
Roll NumberVote DateQuestionDescriptionVote Result
3092006-06-22On Agreeing to the Resolution Providing for the consideration of H.R. 5638, Permanent Estate Tax Relief ActP
3082006-06-22On Ordering the Previous Question Providing for the consideration of H.R. 5638, Permanent Estate Tax Relief ActP

Sponsors

 
Congressional Sponsors of H Res 885
 
Bill Number : H Res 885

Title : Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5638) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified credit against the estate tax to an exclusion equivalent of $5,000,000 and to repeal the sunset provision for the estate and generation-skipping taxes, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep Hastings, Doc [WA-4] (introduced 6/21/2006)      

COSPONSOR(S): ****NONE****

Other Info

Bill Number : H Res 885

Title : Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5638) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified credit against the estate tax to an exclusion equivalent of $5,000,000 and to repeal the sunset provision for the estate and generation-skipping taxes, and for other purposes.

 

 
ALL ACTIONS:
 
6/21/2006 6:54pm:The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 109-517, by Mr. Hastings (WA).
 
6/21/2006 6:54pm:Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 5638 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. A specified amendment is in order.
 
6/21/2006 6:54pm:Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 200.
 
6/22/2006 10:17am:Considered as privileged matter. (consideration: CR H4427-4433)
 
6/22/2006 10:17am:DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 885.
 
6/22/2006 11:07am:POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H. Res. 885, Mr. Hastings (WA) moved the previous question and by voice vote, the Chair announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mrs. Slaughter demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on ordering the previous question until later in the legislative day.
 
6/22/2006 12:16pm:Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4441-4442)
 
6/22/2006 12:41pm:On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 226 - 194 (Roll no. 308). (CR H4441-4442)
 
6/22/2006 12:48pm:On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote: 228 - 194 (Roll no. 309). (text: CR H4427)
 
6/22/2006 12:48pm:Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.