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House Session - August 1, 1989

The House passed H.R. 2705 which guarantees federal employees a health benefit program. H.R. 2991 was passed authorizing appropriations for the Commerce, State, and Justice Departments as recommended by committee. Also, H.R. 1391 was passed, exempting from antitrust laws certain activities by broadcasters aimed at reducing the amount of violence in telecast material. The House agreed to H.R. 3024, to increase the statutory limit on the public debt.

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    118th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 83 (After 30 days)
    • Debate26 Hours
    • Special Orders6 Hours
    • Votes28 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches5 Hours
    • Morning Hour6 Hours
    • Opening Procedures1 Hour

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