The U.S. House of Representatives today passed, by a vote of 256 to 167, an “omnibus” appropriations bill that would fund various government programs through the end of the fiscal year (i.e., through September 30, 2018).
The omnibus spending bill (H.R. 1625) contains revenue provisions, including:
The technical corrections title of the bill does not include corrections relating to the new tax law (Pub. L. No. 115-97) as enacted on December 22, 2017.
The technical corrections title does, however, include a host of technical corrections to legislation enacted before 2017, including provisions relating to the following:
The U.S. Senate is expected to consider the bill soon. Assuming Senate passage, the president would need to sign (or not veto) the legislation for it to become law.
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