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                                          Thursday, January 7, 1999

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                              Daily Digest


HIGHLIGHTS

      Senate received the House managers to exhibit the Articles of 
      Impeachment.
      The Chief Justice and Members of the Senate were administered the 
      oath to sit as a Court of Impeachment.
      House Committees ordered reported 3 sundry measures.


                                 Senate


Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S39-47
Measures Introduced: Five resolutions were submitted, as follows: S. 
Res. 11-15.
  Page S45
Measures Passed:
  Photograph of the Senate Chamber: Senate agreed to S. Res. 11, 
authorizing the taking of a photograph in the Chamber of the United 
States Senate.
  Page S41
  Majority Party Committee Appointments: Senate agreed to S. Res. 12, 
making majority party appointments to certain Senate committees for the 
106th Congress.
  Pages S42
  Majority Party Committee Appointments: Senate agreed to S. Res. 13, 
making majority party appointments to Senate committees for the 106th 
Congress.
  Page S42
  Minority Party Committee Appointments: Senate agreed to S. Res. 14, 
making minority party appointments to Senate committees for the 106th 
Congress.
  Pages S42-43
  Minority Party Committee Appointments: Senate agreed to S. Res. 15, 
making minority party appointments to Senate committees in paragraph 3 
(a), (b), and (c) of rule XXV.
  Page S43
Impeachment of President Clinton: Senate proceeded to the consideration 
of the articles of impeachment against the President of the United 
States, taking the following actions:
  Pages S39-42
  Receiving the House Managers: The Senate received the managers 
appointed by the House of Representatives who presented and exhibited 
Articles of Impeachment against William Jefferson Clinton, President of 
the United States.
  Pages S39-40
  Committee to Escort Chief Justice: The Chair, pursuant to the order 
of January 6, 1999, as modified, on behalf of the Majority and Minority 
Leaders appointed a committee to escort the Chief Justice of the United 
States into the Senate Chamber.
  Page S41
  Administering the Oath to Chief Justice: Pursuant to Rule IV of the 
Senate Rules on Impeachment and the United States Constitution, the 
presiding officer administered the oath to William H. Rehnquist, Chief 
Justice of the United States.
  Page S41
  Administering the Oath to Senators: In conformance with Article I, 
section 3, clause 6 of the United States Constitution, and the Senate 
Rules on Impeachment, the Chief Justice administered the oath to the 
Members of the United States Senate.
  Page S41
Nominations Received: Senate received the following nominations:
  Myrta K. Sale, of Maryland, to be Controller, Office of Federal 
Financial Management, Office of Management and Budget.
  John T. Spotila, of New Jersey, to be Administrator of the Office of 
Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget.
  Alejandro N. Mayorkas, of California, to be United States Attorney 
for the Central District of California.
  Thomas Lee Strickland, of Colorado, to be United States Attorney for 
the District of Colorado for the term of four years.
  James Roger Angel, of Arizona, to be a Member of the Board of 
Trustees of the Barry Goldwater

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Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation for a term expiring 
February 4, 2002.
Page S47
Messages From the House:
  Page S43
Communications:
  Pages S43-44
Additional Statements:
  Page S46
Quorum Calls: Two quorum calls were taken today. (Total--3). 
                                                         Pages S39, S41
Adjournment: Senate convened at 9:45 a.m., and adjourned at 8:11 p.m., 
until 12:30 p.m., on Friday, January 8, 1999. (For Senate's program, 
see the remarks of the Acting Majority Leader in today's Record on page 
S47.)


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Daily Digest/Senate Committee Meetings

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Committee Meetings
  No committee meetings were held.


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Daily Digest/House of Representatives

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                        House of Representatives


Chamber Action
  The House was not in session. It will reconvene at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, 
January 19.
Bills Introduced on January 6:  309 public bills, H.R. 11-319; 3 
private bills, H.R. 320-322; and 49 resolutions, H.J. Res. 1-19, H. 
Con. Res. 1-10, and H. Res. 1-20, were introduced.
  Page H
Reports Filed: The following reports were filed on January 2, 1999:
  Activities Report of the Committee on Science, 105th Congress (H. 
Rept. 105-847); and
  Activities Report of the Committee on Standards of Official Conduct, 
105th Congress (H. Rept. 105-848).
Page H245


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Daily Digest/House Committee Meetings

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Committee Meetings
COMMITTEE ORGANIZATION
Committee on Commerce: Met for organizational purposes.
COMMITTEE ORGANIZATION
Committee on Education and the Workforce: Met for organizational 
purposes.
SMALL BUSINESS INVESTMENT COMPANY TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS ACT; COMMITTEE 
ORGANIZATION
Committee on Small Business: Ordered reported H.R. 68, Small Business 
Investment Company Technical Corrections Act of 1999.
  Prior to this action, the Committee held a hearing on this 
legislation. Testimony was heard from Lee Mercer, President, National 
Association of Small Business Investment Companies.
  The Committee also met for organizational purposes.
MISCELLANEOUS MEASURES; COMMITTEE ORGANIZATION
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Ordered reported the 
following bills: H.R. 98, to amend chapter 443 of title 49, United 
States Code, to extend the aviation war risk insurance program; and 
H.R. 99, to amend title 49, United States Code, to extend Federal 
Aviation Administration programs through September 30, 1999.
  The Committee also met for organizational purposes.


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Daily Digest/COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR 1999-01-08

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                     COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR FRIDAY,

                            JANUARY 8, 1999

                                 Senate

  No meetings are scheduled.


                                 House

  Committee on International Relations, hearing on Nipping Democracy 
in the Bud: The New Crackdown on Dissidents in China, 10 a.m., 2172 
Rayburn.


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Daily Digest/CONGRESSIONAL PROGRAM AHEAD

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                      CONGRESSIONAL PROGRAM AHEAD

                  Week of January 11 through 15, 1999

                             House Chamber

  The House is not in session.


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                       Next Meeting of the SENATE
                      12:30 p.m., Friday, January 8

                               
                             Senate Chamber
Program for Friday: After the transaction of any morning business (not 
to extend beyond 1 p.m.), Senate will continue consideration of the 
articles of impeachment against President Clinton.

              Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                      2 p.m., Tuesday, January 19

                               
                             House Chamber
Program for Tuesday, January 19: To be announced.
_______________________________________________________________________


            Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue
              HOUSE
  
Ackerman, Gary L., N.Y., E35
Armey, Richard K., Tex., E44
Barr, Bob, Ga., E52
Bateman, Herbert H., Va., E47
Bentsen, Ken, Tex., E37
Berman, Howard L., Calif., E28
Blagojevich, Rod R., Ill., E49
Bonior, David E., Mich., E28
Brown, George E., Jr., Calif., E32
Bryant, Ed, Tenn., E43
Clay, William (Bill), Mo., E47, E48
Clayton, Eva M., N.C., E27
Coble, Howard, N.C., E35, E37
Conyers, John, Jr., Mich., E51
Cummings, Elijah E., Md., E42
Deutsch, Peter, Fla., E54
Diaz-Balart, Lincoln, Fla., E18, E29
Emerson, Jo Ann, Mo., E13, E25
Etheridge, Bob, N.C., E50
Evans, Lane, Ill., E36
Fattah, Chaka, Pa., E28
Filner, Bob, Calif., E27
Fowler, Tillie K., Fla., E17
Frelinghuysen, Rodney P., N.J., E30
Gejdenson, Sam, Conn., E53
Gekas, George W., Pa., E26
Gilman, Benjamin A., N.Y., E13, E17, E25, E40, E58
Gordon, Bart, Tenn., E49
Green, Gene, Tex., E41
Hefley, Joel, Colo., E54
Hilleary, Van, Tenn., E16, E47
Horn, Stephen, Calif., E13
Hoyer, Steny H., Md., E28
Jackson, Jesse L., Jr., Ill., E18
Johnson, Nancy L., Conn., E26
Kanjorski, Paul E., Pa., E46
Kelly, Sue W., N.Y., E27, E44
Kildee, Dale E., Mich., E39
Kleczka, Gerald D., Wisc., E50
Knollenberg, Joe, Mich., E17
LaHood, Ray, Ill., E29
Levin, Sander M., Mich., E31
Linder, John, Ga., E30
Lipinski, William O., Ill., E45
McCarthy, Karen, Mo., E47
McCollum, Bill, Fla., E31, E34, E35, E37, E39, E41, E43, E44, E46, E47, 
E59, E60, E61, E62
Matsui, Robert T., Calif., E24, E31
McCollum, Bill, Fla., E60
Millender-McDonald, Juanita, Calif., E30
Mink, Patsy T., Hawaii, E56
Moore, Dennis, Kan., E47
Moran, James P., Va., E33, E48
Nethercutt, George R., Jr., Wash., E42
Norton, Eleanor Holmes, D.C., E29, E32
Oberstar, James L., Minn., E38
Payne, Donald M., N.J., E51
Portman, Rob, Ohio, E36, E39
Price, David E., N.C., E26
Rahall, Nick J., II, West Va., E50
Ramstad, Jim, Minn., E53
Regula, Ralph, Ohio, E58
Rogan, James E., Calif., E13
Sanchez, Loretta, Calif., E43
Schaffer, Bob, Colo., E31
Serrano, Jose E., N.Y., E59, E60
Slaughter, Louise McIntosh, N.Y., E57
Smith, Christopher H., N.J., E35, E45
Stearns, Cliff, Fla., E34
Stump, Bob, Ariz., E48, E49
Tauscher, Ellen O., Calif., E16
Thune, John R., S.D., E40
Tierney, John F., Mass., E56
Towns, Edolphus, N.Y., E57
Traficant, James A., Jr., Ohio, E16, E24
Wolf, Frank R., Va., E25 


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