Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1973

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With this being an election year, I'm drawn more than usual to history and events that shaped our nation. Having read this, I'm interested to read other farewell addresses. Read full review

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I'm reviewing the short story of 'The Valley of the Worm' and not a collection by that name. Howard presents another of his reincarnation tales, this time his main character recalls a previous life ... Read full review

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Page 186 - No amendment that is not germane to the provisions of such concurrent resolution shall be received. Such leaders, or either of them, may, from the time under their control on the passage of the concurrent resolution, allot additional time to any Senator during the consideration of any amendment, debatable motion, or appeal.
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Page 112 - Fisheries, the bill shall be read for amendment under the five-minute rule. It shall be in order to consider the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on...
Page 33 - Mr. Speaker, I object to the vote on the ground that a quorum is not present and make the point of order that a quorum is not present. The SPEAKER. Evidently a quorum is not present. The Sergeant at Arms will notify absent Members.
Page 121 - ... may deem necessary or desirable to carry out the provisions of this section. Nothing contained in this section shall affect the authority of the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development with respect to any housing assisted under this section, section...
Page 49 - To authorize and request the President to issue a proclamation designating the calendar week beginning with Sunday, April 13, 1986, as "National Garden Week...
Page 176 - ... previous order to vote on the point of order be rescinded along with the time limitation associated therewith; that the point of order be withdrawn; that the amendment offered by the Senator from West Virginia (Mr. Randolph) and others be made the pending business; and that debate on the amendment be limited to 1 hour, to be equally divided and controlled by the majority leader and the minority leader, or whomever they designate. Mr. JAVITS. Mr. President, will the Senator yield ? Mr. KENNEDY....
Page 126 - To provide that appointments to the offices of Director and Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget shall be subject to confirmation by the Senate.
Page 186 - Provided further, that no amendment that is not germane to the provisions of the said bill shall be received.
Page 358 - ... peninsular highlands. Interaction among the different Indian languages has occurred throughout the long human occupance of the region. Hindi is the official language; English is also widely used in government. In addition, 14 other languages have received official recognition in the constitution: Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Kashmiri, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu. Many other languages are spoken by smaller groups, and they are either regional...

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