Text: S.Con.Res.28 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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S. CON. RES. 28 Agreed to February 3, 2016


Begun and held at the City of Washington on Monday,
the fourth day of January, two thousand and sixteen

    Resolved by the Senate (the House of Representatives concurring),

    SECTION 1. Establishment of joint committee.

    There is established a Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies (in this resolution referred to as the “joint committee”) consisting of 3 Senators and 3 Members of the House of Representatives, to be appointed by the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, respectively. The joint committee is authorized to make the necessary arrangements for the inauguration of the President-elect and Vice President-elect of the United States on January 20, 2017.

    SEC. 2. Support of the joint committee.

    The joint committee—

    (1) is authorized to utilize appropriate equipment and the services of appropriate personnel of departments and agencies of the Federal Government, under arrangements between the joint committee and the heads of those departments and agencies, in connection with the inaugural proceedings and ceremonies; and

    (2) may accept gifts and donations of goods and services to carry out its responsibilities.


    Secretary of the Senate  


    Clerk of the House of Representatives