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House Session - July 30, 2009

The House passed Defense Department appropriations, the final of the 12 appropriation bills for fiscal year 2010. Members also a bill setting new food safety regulations requiring more inspections of farms and food processing facilities and letting the FDA impose criminal and civil penalties.

10:01AM - 11:28PM ETHouse Session

    118th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 500 (After 271 days)
    • Debate185 Hours
    • Special Orders83 Hours
    • Votes97 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches40 Hours
    • Morning Hour42 Hours
    • Opening Procedures3 Hours

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (