House Session - January 18, 1995

The U.S. House of Representatives held a Pro Forma Session. They had no formal legislation up for debate during the session. Members engaged in a period of Morning Business, during which members made minute long speeches on any topic. Members did vote on a measure to strike from the congressional record words found to be disparaging to the Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (R-GA). Members also made five-minute speeches during a period of Special Orders. Following the end of the session, the House adjourned until 10 am the following morning.

10:59AM - 3:06PM ETHouse Session

    117th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 249 (After 129 days)
    • Debate32 Hours
    • Special Orders27 Hours
    • Votes101 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches12 Hours
    • Morning Hour5 Hours
    • Opening Procedures1 Hour

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (