House Session - June 28, 1989

H.R. 2136 was passed which limited the length of time an individual
could be held for contempt in child custody cases.

The House agreed to the Senate amendments to S. 694 amending the
Energy Policy and Conservation Act by a voice vote.

The House passed H.R. 2696 by voice vote making appropriations for
water development after considering amendments.

The House continued consideration of H.R. 2655 to amend the Foreign
Assistance Act of 1961, considered amendments and came to no
resolution.

During nine hours of Special Orders, congressmen spoke on the
American flag and the recent Supreme Court decision protecting flag
burning as free speech under the First Amendment.

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    Statistics

    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 326 (After 137 days)
    • Debate61 Hours
    • Special Orders62 Hours
    • Votes101 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches28 Hours
    • Morning Hour24 Hours
    • Opening Procedures3 Hours

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (senate.gov)