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House Session - October 12, 1990

The House passed H.R. 5803 which contained the defense appropriations for fiscal year 1991 after rejecting the Traficant and Penny amendments. The Traficant (D-OH) amendment sought to implement an across-the-board cut of five percent. The Penny (D-MN) amendment sought to implement an across-the-board cut of two percent. The House agreed to H. Res. 505, the rule waiving certain points of order during consideration of H.R. 5769 making appropriations to the Department of the Interior. The House considered H.R. 5769.

9:58AM - 4:38PM ETHouse Session


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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 967 (After 461 days)
    • Debate320 Hours
    • Special Orders150 Hours
    • Votes211 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches76 Hours
    • Morning Hour63 Hours
    • Opening Procedures7 Hours

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