The Senate

The upper chamber of the United States Congress

United States Bill of Rights 1789

Twelve articles of amendment to the Constitution, introduced in September 1789 by Congress.

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Sessions (30)

Congressmen join the chamber

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Congressmen join the chamber

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Congressmen join the chamber

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Congressmen join the chamber

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Congressmen join the chamber

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The Rules Committee is appointed

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The Senate elects a secretary and messenger

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Congressmen join the chamber

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Congressmen join the chamber

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The Senate discusses the Rules and Standing Orders

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The Senate adopts the Rules and Standing Orders

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The Senate amends the Rules and Standing Orders

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Congressmen join the chamber

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The Senate elects a chaplain

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Congressmen join the chamber

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Congressmen join the chamber

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Congressmen join the chamber

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Congressmen join the chamber

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The Senate elects members to the Committee for Enrolled Bills

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The Senate receives amendments from the House

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The Senate considers the House amendments

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The Senate considers the House amendments

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The Senate considers the House amendments

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The Senate considers the House amendments

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The Senate considers the House amendments

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The Senate considers the House amendments

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The Conference Committee is appointed

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The Senate receives the Conference Committee report

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The Senate receives amendments back from the House, following the Conference Committee report

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The Senate agrees that copies of the amendments should be sent to the executives of the states

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