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Speakers of the House: Elections, 1913-2017

Description: This report provides data on elections of the Speaker in each Congress since 1913, when the House first reached its present size of 435 Members. During that period (63rd through 115th Congresses), a Speaker was elected five times with the votes of less than a majority of the full membership.
Date: January 4, 2017
Creator: Beth, Richard S. & Heitshusen, Valerie
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Lame Duck Sessions of Congress, 1935-2012 (74th-112th Congresses)

Description: This report discusses how lame duck sessions occur, and the background of the lame duck sessions between 1940 and 2012. A "lame duck" session of Congress occurs whenever one Congress meets after its successor is elected, but before the term of the current Congress ends.
Date: September 19, 2014
Creator: Beth, Richard S. & Tollestrup, Jessica
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Lame Duck Sessions of Congress, 1935-2010 (74th-111th Congresses)

Description: This report discusses how lame duck sessions occur, and the background of the lame duck sessions between 1940 and 2010. A “lame duck” session of Congress occurs whenever one Congress meets after its successor is elected, but before the term of the current Congress ends.
Date: August 30, 2011
Creator: Beth, Richard S. & Tollestrup, Jessica
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Prison Reform Legislation: 92nd Congress

Description: This report provides a listing of proposed and passed legislation in the 92nd Congress related to prison reform and discusses the legislative hearings regarding prison reform that occurred during the 92nd Congress.
Date: April 6, 1973
Creator: Wolf, Jean
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

United States Statutes At Large, Volume 86, 1972

Description: United States Statutes at Large include the text of various legislation passed by Congress such as private and public laws, concurrent resolutions, and Constitutional amendments as well as proclamations, changes to the structure of government departments, etc. Indexes start on page c1 after page b95.
Date: 1973
Creator: United States. Congress.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

A Comparison of the Basic Provisions of the Nixon Administration General Revenue Sharing Bill (S. 680 and H.R. 4187, 92nd Congress) and of Congressman Mill's Bill for Assisting State and Local Governments (H.R. 11950, 92nd Congress)

Description: This report provides a comparison of the provisions of President Nixon's General Revenue Sharing Bill (S. 680 & H.R. 4187) and Congressman Mill's Intergovernmental Fiscal Coordination bill (H.R. 11950).
Date: February 15, 1972
Creator: McBreen, Maureen
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Obscenity Issue and the 92nd Congress

Description: This report discusses proposed and passed legislation during the 92nd Congress related to the regulation of pornographic and obscene material being sent through the mail or being accessible by minors as well as related court decisions.
Date: February 7, 1972
Creator: Donaho, Elizabeth
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

United States Statutes At Large, Volume 85, 1971

Description: United States Statutes at Large include the text of various legislation passed by Congress such as private and public laws, concurrent resolutions, and Constitutional amendments as well as proclamations, changes to the structure of government departments, etc. Indexes are missing.
Date: 1972
Creator: United States. Congress.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department