H.R. 6684 - Spending Reduction Act of 2012

Economics and public finance. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
To provide for spending reduction. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in the House on December 20, 2012 
House Vote: On Passage

PASSED on December 20, 2012.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 215 voted NO: 209
8 voted present/not voting

Other Votes:

Spending Reduction Act of 2012

H.R. 6684 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
To provide for spending reduction. (by CRS)
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Title
To provide for spending reduction.
Other Titles
  • Spending Reduction Act of 2012
  • HAMP Termination Act of 2012
  • Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2012
  • Sequester Replacement Act of 2012
  • Spending Reduction Act of 2012
  • HAMP Termination Act of 2012
  • Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2012
  • Sequester Replacement Act of 2012
Sponsor
Eric Cantor
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Economics and public finance
    • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
    • American Samoa
    • Appropriations
    • Bank accounts, deposits, capital
    • Banking and financial institutions regulation
    • Budget deficits and national debt
    • Budget process
    • Child health
    • Civil actions and liability
    • Congressional oversight
    • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
    • Crime victims
    • Department of Defense
    • Department of the Treasury
    • Employee leave
    • Employment and training programs
    • Energy assistance for the poor and aged
    • Executive agency funding and structure
    • Family services
    • Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board
    • Federal preemption
    • Financial services and investments
    • Food assistance and relief
    • Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
    • Government information and archives
    • Government investigations
    • Government trust funds
    • Guam
    • Health care costs and insurance
    • Health care coverage and access
    • Health care quality
    • Health personnel
    • Health programs administration and funding
    • Health promotion and preventive care
    • Health technology, devices, supplies
    • Housing and community development funding
    • Housing finance and home ownership
    • Income tax credits
    • Inflation and prices
    • Medicaid
    • Members of Congress
    • Northern Mariana Islands
    • Nutrition and diet
    • Poverty and welfare assistance
    • Product safety and quality
    • Puerto Rico
    • Tax treatment of families
    • U.S. territories and protectorates
    • Veterans' loans, housing, homeless programs
    • Veterans' medical care
    • Virgin Islands
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced12/19/2012
    Referred to Committee
    Passed House12/20/2012
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 6684 Spending Reduction Act of 201212/20/2012This motion DID NOT PASS the House
    179 voted YES 243 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
    currently selectedHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 6684 Spending Reduction Act of 201212/20/2012This bill PASSED the House
    215 voted YES 209 voted NO 8 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced12/19/2012
    12/19/2012Referred to the Committee on the Budget, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Agriculture, Energy and Commerce, Financial Services, the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, House Administration, and Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
    12/19/2012Referred to House Budget
    12/19/2012Referred to House Ways and Means
    12/19/2012Referred to House Agriculture
    12/19/2012Referred to House Energy and Commerce
    12/19/2012Referred to House Financial Services
    12/19/2012Referred to House Judiciary
    12/19/2012Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform
    12/19/2012Referred to House House Administration
    12/19/2012Referred to House Rules
    12/20/2012Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 841.
    12/20/2012The resolution provides for consideration of the Senate amendment to H.J.Res. 66 and for consideration of H.R. 6684. The resolution makes in order a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means that the House concur in the Senate amendment to H.J.Res. 66 with the amendment printed in House Report 112-708. The resolution provides for one hour of debate in both instances. The Senate amendment, the motion, and H.R. 6684 shall be considered as read. The resolution provides for one motion to recommit for H.R. 6684.
    12/20/2012DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 6684.
    12/20/2012The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
    12/20/2012Mr. Van Hollen moved to recommit with instructions to Ways and Means.
    12/20/2012DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Van Hollen motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to report the same back to the House forthwith with an amendment that would add two new sections at the end of the bill. The first section is entitled "DISCLOSURE OF HIGHER BENEFICIARY COSTS AND PROVIDER CUTS UNDER MEDICARE, MEDICAID, AND CHIP CUTS". The second section is entitled "LIMITATION ON DEDUCTION FOR INTANGIBLE DRILLING AND DEVELOPMENT COSTS OF MAJOR INTEGRATED OIL COMPANIES".
    12/20/2012The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
    12/20/2012Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
    select this voteVote12/20/2012On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 6684 Spending Reduction Act of 2012
    currently selectedHouse Vote on Passage12/20/2012On Passage - House - H.R. 6684 Spending Reduction Act of 2012
    12/21/2012Received in the Senate.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of House members in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2011 – December 31, 2012.
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