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Congress. Senate
SENATE MANUAL

CONTAINING THE

STANDING RULES, ORDERS, LAWS, AND
RESOLUTIONS AFFECTING THE BUSINESS

OF THE

UNITED STATES SENATE

JEFFERSON'S MANUAL, DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, ARTICLES
OF CONFEDERATION, CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES, ETC.

Prepared by GORDON F. HARRISON

and John P. Coder

Under the Direction of the
SENATE COMMITTEE ON RULES AND ADMINISTRATION

EIGHTY-SIXTH CONGRESS

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SENATE RESOLUTION 36

(REPORTED BY MR. HENNINGS)

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES,

January 28, 1959. Resolved, that the Committee on Rules and Administration be, and it is hereby, directed to prepare a revised edition of the Senate Rules and Manual for the use of the Eighty-sixth Congress, that said Rules and Manual shall be printed as a Senate document, and that one thousand six hundred and fifty additional copies shall be printed and bound, of which one thousand copies shall be for the Senate, two hundred copies shall be for the use of the Committee on Rules and Administration, and the remaining four hundred and fifty copies shall be bound in full morocco and tagged as to contents and delivered as may be directed by the committee. Attest:

FELTON M. JOHNSTON, Secretary.

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RULES, Laws, PROCEDURES:

Standing Rules of the Senate...

Oaths..

Rule-making Provisions, Legislative Reorganization Act,

1946.--------

Index to Standing Rules and Rule-making Provisions-------

Rules for Impeachment Trials...

Cleaves' Manual of Conferences and Conference Reports..

Index .-------

Nonstatutory Standing Orders and Resolutions Affecting

the Business of the Senate --------

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Rules for Regulation of the Senate Wing of the Capitol...

General and Permanent Laws Relating to the Senate

(Extracts from the United States Code)----

Index to Standing Orders, Rules for Regulation of the Senate

Wing, and Laws Relating to the Senate-------

Jefferson's Manual.---

Index --

HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS:

Declaration of Independence...

Articles of Confederation -----

Ordinance of 1787..

Constitution of the United States.

Amendments..

Ratification.

Index---------

STATISTICAL Data:

Presidents Pro Tempore of the Senate (1st to 86th Cong.).

Senators of the United States (1st to 86th Cong.) ------

Index -

Electoral Votes for President and Vice President (1789-

1957)----------

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Supreme Court Justices (1789-1959).

Cabinet Officers (1789–1959) -----

Ratifications of the Constitution by the Thirteen Original

States.------

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States Admitted into the Union Since the Adoption of the

Constitution.--------------------------------

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The Territory of Hawaii and the District of Columbia.---

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Insular Possessions,

and Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands---

Apportionments of Representatives.-------

GENERAL INDEX.--

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