Senate Amendment 1720 , 115th Congress
Purpose
To create a point of order against legislation that cuts Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid benefits.
Chamber
U.S. Senate
Sponsor(s)
Amends
HR 1: An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018.
Latest Action
Amendment SA 1720 ruled out of order by the chair.
2017-12-01
Created: Dec 1, 2017 5:32:55 AM Submitted: Nov 30, 2017 5:00:00 AM Last Update: Dec 29, 2018 1:26:33 PM

Ref: SAMDT 1720

Actions

  • Amendment SA 1720 ruled out of order by the chair. 2017-12-01
  • Motion to waive the Budget Act with respect to amendment SA 1720 rejected in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 54. Record Vote Number: 294. 2017-12-01
  • Point of order that the amendment violates section 313(b)(1)(A) of the CBA raised in Senate with respect to amendment SA 1720. 2017-12-01
  • Amendment SA 1720 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Sanders to Amendment SA 1618. (consideration: CR S7700, S7702; text: CR S7700) To create a point of order against legislation that cuts Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid benefits. 2017-12-01
  • Roll call votes on amendments in Senate: Motion to waive the Budget Act with respect to amendment SA 1720 rejected in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 46 - 54. Record Vote Number: 294. 2017-12-01
  • Senate amendment proposed (on the floor): Amendment SA 1720 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Sanders to Amendment SA 1618.(consideration: CR S7700, S7702; text: CR S7700) 2017-12-01
  • Senate amendment submitted 2017-11-30