March 6, 2006 - Issue: Vol. 152, No. 27 — Daily Edition109th Congress (2005 - 2006) - 2nd Session
APPOINTMENT OF ACTING PRESIDENT PRO TEMPORE; Congressional Record Vol. 152, No. 27
(Senate - March 06, 2006)
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[Page S1759] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] APPOINTMENT OF ACTING PRESIDENT PRO TEMPORE The PRESIDING OFFICER. The clerk will please read a communication to the Senate from the President pro tempore (Mr. Stevens). The legislative clerk read the following letter: U.S. Senate, President pro tempore, Washington, DC, March 6, 2006. To the Senate: Under the provisions of rule I, paragraph 3, of the Standing Rules of the Senate, I hereby appoint the Honorable Jeff Sessions, a Senator from the State of Alabama, to perform the duties of the Chair. Ted Stevens, President pro tempore. Mr. SESSIONS thereupon assumed the chair as Acting President pro tempore. ____________________