US HB1957 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 19-10)
Status: Passed on August 4 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-08-04 - Became Public Law No: 116-152. (TXT | PDF)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]

Summary

Taxpayer First Act of 2019 This bill establishes the National Parks and Public Land Legacy Restoration Fund to support deferred maintenance projects on federal lands. For FY2021-FY2025, there shall be deposited into the fund an amount equal to 50% of energy development revenues credited, covered, or deposited as miscellaneous receipts from oil, gas, coal, or alternative or renewable energy development on federal lands and waters. Deposited amounts must not exceed $1.9 billion for any fiscal year. The fund must be used for priority deferred maintenance projects in specified systems that are administered by the National Park Service, the Forest Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Bureau of Land Management, and the Bureau of Indian Education. The Government Accountability Office must report on the effect of the fund in reducing the backlog of priority deferred maintenance projects for the specified agencies. Additionally, the bill makes funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) permanent. The President shall annually report to Congress specified details regarding the allocation of funds to the LWCF. Congress may provide for alternate allocations using specified procedures.

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Title

Taxpayer First Act of 2019

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-07-22 - House - On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments RC# 155 (Y: 310 N: 107 NV: 0 Abs: 13) [PASS]
2020-06-17 - Senate - Passed Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title RC# 121 (Y: 73 N: 25 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-06-15 - Senate - Cloture on the measure RC# 120 (Y: 75 N: 23 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-06-15 - Senate - Amendment SA 1617 S.Amdt.1617 RC# 119 (Y: 73 N: 24 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2020-06-15 - Senate - Motion to waive all applicable budgetary discipline with respect to amendment SA 1617 S.Amdt.1617 RC# 118 (Y: 68 N: 30 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-06-12 - Senate - Cloture on amendment SA 1617 S.Amdt.1617 RC# 117 (Y: 65 N: 19 NV: 0 Abs: 16) [PASS]
2020-06-10 - Senate - Motion to proceed to consideration of measure RC# 116 (Y: 79 N: 18 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2020-06-08 - Senate - Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure RC# 114 (Y: 80 N: 17 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-08-04HouseBecame Public Law No: 116-152. (TXT | PDF)
2020-08-04HouseSigned by President.
2020-07-24HousePresented to President.
2020-07-22HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2020-07-22HouseOn motion that the House agree to the Senate amendments Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 310 - 107 (Roll no. 155). (text: CR H3642-3644)
2020-07-22HousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Senate amendments to H.R. 1957, the Chair put the question on agreeing to the amendments and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Bishop (UT) demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on agreeing to the Senate amendments until a time to be announced.
2020-07-22HouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
2020-07-22HouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1053 and the order of the House of July 21, 2020, the House proceeded with 80 minutes of debate on the motion to agree to the Senate amendments to H.R. 1957.
2020-07-22HousePursuant to H. Res. 1053, Mr. Grijalva moved to take H.R. 1957 from the Speaker's table, with the Senate amendments thereto and agree to the Senate amendments. (consideration: CR H3642-3657, H3667-3668)
2020-07-21HouseORDER OF PROCEDURE - Mr. McGovern asked unanimous consent that, notwithstanding H. Res. 1053, during consideration of the motion to concur in the Senate amendments to H.R. 1957 pursuant to such resolution, debate on such motion to concur shall not exceed 80 minutes, with one hour equally controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the Majority Leader and the Minority Leader or their respective designees.
2020-07-20HouseRule H. Res. 1053 passed House.
2020-07-20HouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 1053 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6395, H.R. 7027, H.R. 7327 and H.R. 1957. Provides for the consideration of H.R. 6395, H.R. 7027, H.R. 7327, and the Senate Amendments to H.R. 1957. Rule also provides that H.Res. 967, as amended by H.Res. 1017, is further amended by inserting a new date.
2020-06-18SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2020-06-17SenateS.Amdt.1618 Amendment SA 1618 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2020-06-17SenateS.Amdt.1618 Amendment SA 1618 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Gardner. (consideration: CR S3038; text: CR S3038) To amend the title.
2020-06-17SenatePassed Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title by Yea-Nay Vote. 73 - 25. Record Vote Number: 121.
2020-06-17SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S3027, S3031-3038)
2020-06-16SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2982, S2994-2996, S3006-3010)
2020-06-15SenateCloture on the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 75 - 23. Record Vote Number: 120. (CR S2972)
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1617 Amendment SA 1617 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 73 - 24. Record Vote Number: 119.
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1627 SA 1627 fell when SA 1626 was tabled.
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1626 Motion to table amendment SA 1626 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1629 SA 1629 fell when SA 1628 was tabled.
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1628 Motion to table amendment SA 1628 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1617 Motion to waive all applicable budgetary discipline with respect to amendment SA 1617 agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 68 - 30. Record Vote Number: 118. (CR S2971)
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1617 Point of order that the amendment violates section 4106(a) of H. Con. Res. 71, 115th Congress, raised in Senate with respect to amendment SA 1617.
2020-06-15SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2960, S2963-2972)
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1629 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2960)
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1628 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2960, S2972)
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1627 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2960)
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1626 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2960, S2972)
2020-06-15SenateS.Amdt.1617 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2960, S2970-2972)
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1632 SA 1632 fell when SA 1631 fell.
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1631 SA 1631 fell when SA 1630 fell.
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1630 SA 1630 fell when cloture invoked on SA 1617.
2020-06-12SenateMotion by Senator McConnell to commit to Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources with instructions to report back forthwith with the following amendment (SA 1630) fell when cloture was invoked on SA 1617.
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1617 Cloture on amendment SA 1617 invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 65 - 19. Record Vote Number: 117. (CR S2956)
2020-06-12SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2949-2956)
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1632 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2949)
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1631 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2949)
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1630 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2949)
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1629 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2949)
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1628 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2949)
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1627 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2949)
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1626 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2949)
2020-06-12SenateS.Amdt.1617 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2949)
2020-06-11SenateConsidered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2903, S2911-2920, S2922-2928)
2020-06-11SenateS.Amdt.1632 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2903)
2020-06-11SenateS.Amdt.1631 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2903)
2020-06-11SenateS.Amdt.1630 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2903)
2020-06-11SenateS.Amdt.1629 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2903)
2020-06-11SenateS.Amdt.1628 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2903)
2020-06-11SenateS.Amdt.1627 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2903)
2020-06-11SenateS.Amdt.1626 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2903)
2020-06-11SenateS.Amdt.1617 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S2903)
2020-06-10SenateS.Amdt.1632 Amendment SA 1632 proposed by Senator McConnell to Amendment SA 1631. (consideration: CR S2853; text: CR S2853) To improve the bill.
2020-06-10SenateS.Amdt.1631 Amendment SA 1631 proposed by Senator McConnell to Amendment SA 1630 (the instructions of the motion to commit). (consideration: CR S2853; text: CR S2853) To improve the bill.
2020-06-10SenateS.Amdt.1630 Amendment SA 1630 proposed by Senator McConnell. (consideration: CR S2853; text: CR S2853) To improve the bill.
2020-06-10SenateMotion by Senator McConnell to commit to Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources with instructions to report back forthwith with the following amendment (SA 1630) made in Senate. (CR S2853)
2020-06-10SenateCloture motion on the measure presented in Senate. (CR S2853)
2020-06-10SenateS.Amdt.1629 Amendment SA 1629 proposed by Senator McConnell to Amendment SA 1628. (consideration: CR S2853; text: CR S2853) To improve the bill.
2020-06-10SenateS.Amdt.1628 Amendment SA 1628 proposed by Senator McConnell to language proposed to be stricken by amendment no. 1617. (consideration: CR S2852-2853; text: CR S2852) To improve the bill.
2020-06-10SenateS.Amdt.1627 Amendment SA 1627 proposed by Senator McConnell to Amendment SA 1626. (consideration: CR S2852; text: CR S2852) To improve the bill.
2020-06-10SenateS.Amdt.1626 Amendment SA 1626 proposed by Senator McConnell to Amendment SA 1617. (consideration: CR S2852; text: CR S2852) To improve the bill.
2020-06-10SenateS.Amdt.1617 Cloture motion on amendment SA 1617 presented in Senate. (CR S2852)
2020-06-10SenateS.Amdt.1617 Amendment SA 1617 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Gardner. (consideration: CR S2852) In the nature of a substitute.
2020-06-10SenateMeasure laid before Senate by motion. (consideration: CR S2852-2853)
2020-06-10SenateMotion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 79 - 18. Record Vote Number: 116.
2020-06-10SenateMotion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (CR S2841)
2020-06-09SenateMotion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (CR S2774)
2020-06-08SenateCloture on the motion to proceed to the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 80 - 17. Record Vote Number: 114. (CR S2759)
2020-06-08SenateMotion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (CR S2748)
2020-06-04SenateCloture motion on the motion to proceed to the measure presented in Senate. (CR S2743)
2020-06-04SenateMotion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
2019-04-29SenateRead the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 75.
2019-04-11SenateRead the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
2019-04-10SenateReceived in the Senate.
2019-04-09HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2019-04-09HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H3151-3162)
2019-04-09HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1957.
2019-04-09HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3151-3166)
2019-04-09HouseMr. Lewis moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
2019-04-09HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 19.
2019-04-09HouseCommittee on Financial Services discharged.
2019-04-09HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 116-39, Part I.
2019-03-28HouseReferred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, 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.
2019-03-28HouseReferred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, 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.
2019-03-28HouseIntroduced in House

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Subjects

Administrative law and regulatory procedures
Administrative remedies
Advisory bodies
Alternative and renewable resources
Appropriations
Bank accounts, deposits, capital
Business records
Census and government statistics
Civil actions and liability
Coal
Computer security and identity theft
Computers and information technology
Congressional oversight
Consumer credit
Crime victims
Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
Debt collection
Department of Agriculture
Department of the Interior
Department of the Treasury
Disability and paralysis
Education programs funding
Employee hiring
Employment discrimination and employee rights
Energy revenues and royalties
Executive agency funding and structure
Federal officials
Forests, forestry, trees
Fraud offenses and financial crimes
Government buildings, facilities, and property
Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
Government ethics and transparency, public corruption
Government information and archives
Government studies and investigations
Government trust funds
Hunting and fishing
Income tax exclusion
Indian social and development programs
Inflation and prices
Interest, dividends, interest rates
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Internet and video services
Land transfers
Land use and conservation
Minority education
Oil and gas
Outdoor recreation
Parks, recreation areas, trails
Performance measurement
Poverty and welfare assistance
Presidents and presidential powers, Vice Presidents
Public contracts and procurement
Public lands and natural resources
Public-private cooperation
Right of privacy
Securities
Social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations
Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
Tax-exempt organizations
Transportation programs funding
User charges and fees
Wildlife conservation and habitat protection

US Congress State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttps://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/1957/all-info
Texthttps://www.congress.gov/116/bills/hr1957/BILLS-116hr1957ih.pdf
Texthttps://www.congress.gov/116/bills/hr1957/BILLS-116hr1957rh.pdf
Texthttps://www.congress.gov/116/bills/hr1957/BILLS-116hr1957eh.pdf
Texthttps://www.congress.gov/116/bills/hr1957/BILLS-116hr1957pcs.pdf
Texthttps://www.congress.gov/116/bills/hr1957/BILLS-116hr1957eas.pdf
Texthttps://www.congress.gov/116/bills/hr1957/BILLS-116hr1957enr.pdf
Roll Callhttps://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_votes/vote1162/vote_116_2_00114.xml
Roll Callhttps://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_votes/vote1162/vote_116_2_00116.xml
Roll Callhttps://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_votes/vote1162/vote_116_2_00117.xml
Roll Callhttps://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_votes/vote1162/vote_116_2_00118.xml
Roll Callhttps://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_votes/vote1162/vote_116_2_00119.xml
Roll Callhttps://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_votes/vote1162/vote_116_2_00120.xml
Roll Callhttps://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_votes/vote1162/vote_116_2_00121.xml
Roll Callhttps://clerk.house.gov/Votes/2020155

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