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House Session - December 3, 2020

Representative Kwanza Hall (D-GA) was sworn in the fill the remainder of the term of the late Representative John Lewis. The House then debated the rule governing the MORE Act (a marijuana decriminalization bill). Members next considered 23 suspension bills, including one measure prohibiting private ownership of big cats such as lions, tigers, and leopards as pets in the U.S. and outlawing direct public contact for commercial purposes with certain exceptions including at zoos.

10:00AM - 11:03AM ETMorning Hour 11:59AM - 10:11PM ETHouse Session

    118th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 450 (After 261 days)
    • Debate154 Hours
    • Special Orders83 Hours
    • Votes92 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches39 Hours
    • Morning Hour41 Hours
    • Opening Procedures3 Hours

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    Source: Resume of Congressional Activity (