House Session - January 23, 2013

The U.S. House of Representatives convened for a legislative session. The chair announced that the whole number of the House was 432.
A bill was passed to defer the debt ceiling until May 19, 2013, while providing that salaries of legislatures would be put in escrow if a budget was not passed in their chamber by April 15, 2013.


    Briefings for January 23, 2013

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    Hearings for January 23, 2013

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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 195 (After 81 days)
    • Debate15 Hours
    • Special Orders36 Hours
    • Votes80 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches17 Hours
    • Morning Hour15 Hours
    • Opening Procedures1 Hour

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (