S.Res.17 - A resolution to authorize the installation of appropriate equipment and furniture in the Senate chamber for the impeachment trial.106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lott, Trent [R-MS] (Introduced 01/14/1999)|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 01/14/1999 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5) (All Actions)|
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[Congressional Bills 106th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [S. Res. 17 Agreed to Senate (ATS)] 106th CONGRESS 1st Session S. RES. 17 To authorize the installation of appropriate equipment and furniture in the Senate chamber for the impeachment trial. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES January 14, 1999 Mr. Lott submitted the following resolution; which was considered and agreed to _______________________________________________________________________ RESOLUTION To authorize the installation of appropriate equipment and furniture in the Senate chamber for the impeachment trial. Resolved, That in recognition of the unique requirements raised by the impeachment trial of a President of the United States, the Sergeant at Arms shall install appropriate equipment and furniture in the Senate chamber for use by the managers from the House of Representatives and counsel to the President in their presentations to the Senate during all times that the Senate is sitting for trial with the Chief Justice of the United States presiding. Sec. 2. The appropriate equipment and furniture referred to in the first section is as follows: (1) A lectern, a witness table and chair if required, and tables and chairs to accommodate an equal number of managers from the House of Representatives and counsel for the President which shall be placed in the well of the Senate. (2) Such equipment as may be required to permit the display of video, or audio evidence, including video monitors and microphones, which may be placed in the chamber for use by the managers from the House of Representatives or the counsel to the President. Sec. 3. All equipment and furniture authorized by this resolution shall be placed in the chamber in a manner that provides the least practicable disruption to Senate proceedings. <all>