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SENATE MANUAL

CONTAINING THE

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

OP 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

COMMITTEE ON RULES AND ADMINISTRATION

UNITED STATES SENATE
NINETY-SECOND CONGRESS

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

WASHINGTON : 1971

For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office
Washington, D.C. 20402 - Price $3.75 (paper cover)

Stock Number 5271-0241

COMMITTEE ON RULES AND ADMINISTRATION

B. EVERETT JORDAN, North Carolina, Chairman HOWARD W. CANNON, Nevada WINSTON L. PROUTY, Vermont CLAIBORNE PELL, Rhode Island JOHN SHERMAN COOPER, Kentucky ROBERT C. BYRD, West Virginia HUGH SCOTT, Pennsylvania JAMES B. ALLEN, Alabama

ROBERT P. GRIFFIN, Michigan

GORDON F. HARRISON, Staff Director
HUGH Q. ALEXANDER, Chief Counsel
BURKETT VAN KIRK, Minority Counsel
JOHN P. CODEB, Professional Staf Member

SENATE RESOLUTION 48 (AN ORIGINAL RESOLUTION REPORTED BY MR. JORDAN

OF NORTH CAROLINA)
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES,

Agreed to February 9, 1971. 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 Ninetysecond Congress, that said Rules and Manual shall be printed as a Senate document, and that two thousand additional copies shall be printed and bound, of which one thousand copies shall be for the use of the Senate, five hundred and fifty 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:

FRANCIS R. VALEO, Secretary.

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Senate

Manual

RULES, LAWS, PROCEDURES:

Section

Standing Rules of the Senate --

1

(Itemized list on page v)

Oaths ---

Index to Standing Rules of the Senate---

50

Cross-reference Tables to Provisions of the Legislative Re-

organization Acts of 1946 and 1970 Relating to the

Operation of the Senate---

Nonstatutory Standing Orders and Resolutions Affecting

the Business of the Senate.....

60

Rules for Regulation of the Senate Wing of the Capitol... 80

Rules for Impeachment Trials.

100

Cleaves' Manual of Conferences and Conference Reports.. 127

Inder.---

188

General and Permanent Laws Relating to the Senate

(Extracts from the United States Code):

Contents...

200

Text-----

201

Jefferson's Manual.

700

Index...

754

HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS:

Declaration of Independence..

755

Articles of Confederation...

756

Ordinance of 1787.----

757

Constitution of the United States...

760

Amendments.

770

Ratification.

796

Index ----

797

STATISTICAL DATA:

Presidents Pro Tempore of the Senate (1st to 92d Cong.)-. 798

Senators of the United States (1st to 92d Cong.).

799

Index-----

900

Electoral Votes for President and Vice President (1789–

1973).

901

Supreme Court Justices (1789–1971)----

950

Cabinet Officers (1789–1971) --

951

Ratification of the Constitution by the Thirteen Original

States.

970

States Admitted into the Union Since the Adoption of the

Constitution.--.-.

971

The District of Columbia...

972

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Insular Possessions,

and Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands.--

973

Apportionments of Representatives----

974

GENERAL INDEX.--

999

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