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House Session - January 3, 1996

The House of Representatives was gaveled in by House Speaker Newt Gingrich, R-Georgia. Meg Goetz, House Reading Clerk, read several messages for the Floor. The House will adjourn and begin a new session at noon Eastern Time as required by the Constitution. This was the last meeting of the first session of the 104th Congress.

11:55AM - 12:02PM ETHouse Session

    118th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 148 (After 77 days)
    • Debate55 Hours
    • Special Orders24 Hours
    • Votes39 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches12 Hours
    • Morning Hour12 Hours
    • Opening Procedures1 Hour

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (