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Republican Tax Cut Legislation: House Ways and Means Committee Markup

Final Markup Documents

The House Ways and Means Committee favorably reported H.R. 1 on November 9, 2017.  Details of the full markup are below.

Non-partisan Congressional Estimates and Scores of H.R. 1:

November 3, 2017

The House Ways and Means Committee is scheduled to mark up their tax cut legislation beginning on Monday, November 6, at noon.

Follow this page for daily updates on this process.

Estimated Revenue Effects of H.R. 1 (from the Joint Committee on Taxation) (November 3, 2017)
Notice of Markup (November 2, 2017)

Text of H.R. 1 (November 3, 2017)
Section-by-Section Summary of H.R. 1 (from the Ways and Means Republican staff) (November 3, 2017)

Description Of H.R.1, The "Tax Cuts And Jobs Act” (November 3, 2017)

Distribution Effects Of The Chairman's First Amendment In The Nature Of A Substitute To H.R.1, The "Tax Cuts And Jobs Act" (November 3, 2017)

Description Of An Amendment In The Nature Of A Substitute To H.R. 1, The "Tax Cuts And Jobs Act" (November 3, 2017)

Estimated Revenue Effects Of The Chairman's Amendment In The Nature Of A Substitute To H.R. 1, The "Tax Cuts And Jobs Act," Scheduled For Markup By The Committee On Ways And Means On November 6, 2017 (November 3, 2017)


November 6, 2017

Watch Markup (Day 1, Part 1)
Watch Markup (Day 1, Part 2)

WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE MARKUP OF H.R. 1, TAX CUT LEGISLATION
NOVEMBER 6, 2017
BEGINNING AT 12:00 P.M. (NOON)

 

  • Chairman Brady's opening statement
  • Ranking Member Neal's opening statement
  • Rep. Doggett offered a motion that the committee adjourn and reconvene next Tuesday after the Committee has time to review the findings of the Paradise Papers
    • Motion failed by a vote of 16-24.
  • Committee Members pose technical questions regarding the bill's substance to the Joint Committee on Taxation
  • Committee Members make five-minute, strike-the-last-word statements
    • Rep. John Lewis' opening statement (VIDEO/TEXT)
  • Consideration of an amendment offered by Chairman Brady
    • Amendment was adopted by a vote of 24-16
  • Committee recessed until 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 7th.

November 7, 2017

Watch Markup (Day 2, Part 1)
Watch Markup (Day 2, Part 2)
Watch Markup (Day 2, Part 3)

WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE MARKUP OF H.R. 1, TAX CUT LEGISLATION
NOVEMBER 7, 2017
BEGINNING AT 10:00 A.M. 

 


November 8, 2017

Watch Markup (Day 3, Part 1)
Watch Markup (Day 3, Part 2)
Watch Markup (Day 3, Part 3)
Watch Markup (Day 3, Part 4)

WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE MARKUP OF H.R. 1, TAX CUT LEGISLATION
NOVEMBER 8, 2017
BEGINNING AT 9:00 A.M. 

 


November 9, 2017

Watch Markup (Day 4)

WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE MARKUP OF H.R. 1, TAX CUT LEGISLATION
NOVEMBER 9, 2017
BEGINNING AT 9:00 A.M. 

 


TAX BILL HOME

HOUSE:  House Ways and Means Committee Markup → House Rules Committee → House Floor Debate

SENATE: Senate Finance Committee Markup Resources → Senate Budget Committee Resources → Senate Floor Debate

CONFERENCE: Conference Committee → Conference Report

Rep. Lewis' Public Statements about H.R. 1

Rep. Lewis' Missed Opportunities Bills

Rep. Lewis' Proposed Amendments to H.R. 1

Official Non-Partisan Analysis of H.R. 1