Daily Digest/Interim Resume of Congressional Activity; Congressional Record Vol. 156, No. 174
(Daily Digest - December 29, 2010)

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*These figures include all measures reported, even if there was no 
accompanying report. A total of 275 written reports have been 
filed in the Senate, 306 reports have been filed in the House.

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                         Interim Resume of Congressional Activity

                   SECOND SESSION OF THE ONE HUNDRED ELEVENTH CONGRESS


    The first table gives a comprehensive resume of all legislative 
business transacted by the Senate and House.
    The second table accounts for all nominations submitted to the 
Senate by the President for Senate confirmation.

                          EXECUTIVE DATA ON LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY


                           January 5 through December 22, 2010

                                               Senate             House             Total
     Days in session...............               158               127               . .
     Time in session...............    1074 hrs., 40     879 hrs., 20               . .
     Congressional Record:
    Pages of proceedings...........            11,075             8,990               . .
    Extensions of Remarks..........               . .             2,256               . .
     Public bills enacted into law.                67               150               217
     Private bills enacted into law                 2               . .                 2
     Bills in conference...........               . .               . .               . .
     Measures passed, total........               569               921             1,490
    Senate bills...................               106                80               . .
    House bills....................               163               334               . .
    Senate joint resolutions.......                 4                 4               . .
    House joint resolutions........                 5                 6               . .
    Senate concurrent resolutions..                14                 7               . .
    House concurrent resolutions...                33                51               . .
    Simple resolutions.............               244               439               . .
     Measures reported, total......              *388              *295               683
    Senate bills...................               275                 1               . .
    House bills....................                96               200               . .
    Senate joint resolutions.......                 2               . .               . .
    House joint resolutions........               . .               . .               . .
    Senate concurrent resolutions..                 2               . .               . .
    House concurrent resolutions...               . .                 3               . .
    Simple resolutions.............                13                91               . .
     Special reports...............                 6                 9               . .
     Conference reports............               . .                 2               . .
     Measures pending on calendar..               454               115               . .
     Measures introduced, total....             1,506             3,098             4,604
    Bills..........................             1,139             2,158               . .
    Joint resolutions..............                17                41               . .
    Concurrent resolutions.........                30               111               . .
    Simple resolutions.............               320               788               . .
     Quorum calls..................                 8                 4               . .
     Yea-and-nay votes.............               299               450               . .
     Recorded votes................               . .               210               . .
     Bills vetoed..................               . .                 2               . .
     Vetoes overridden.............               . .               . .               . .
                           DISPOSITION OF EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS


                           January 5 through December 22, 2010

     Civilian nominations, totaling 644 (including 209 
       nominations carried over from the First Session), 
       disposed of as follows:
         Confirmed..........................................453...
         Withdrawn...........................................16...
         Returned to White House............................175...
     Other Civilian nominations, totaling 2,352 (including 112 
       nominations carried over from the First Session), 
       disposed of as follows:
         Confirmed........................................2,347...
         Returned to White House..............................5...
     Air Force nominations, totaling 7,359 (including 759 
       nominations carried over from the First Session), 
       disposed of as follows:
         Confirmed........................................7,318...
         Returned to White House.............................41...
     Army nominations, totaling 7,562 (including 76 nominations 
       carried over from the First Session), disposed of as 
       follows:
         Confirmed........................................7,553...
         Withdrawn............................................5...
         Returned to White House..............................4...
     Navy nominations, totaling 4,456 (including 8 nominations 
       carried over from the First Session), disposed of as 
       follows:
         Confirmed........................................4,454...
         Returned to White House..............................2...
     Marine Corps nominations, totaling 1,341 (including 714 
       nominations carried over from the First Session), 
       disposed of as follows:
         Confirmed........................................1,202...
         Returned to White House............................139...

                                Summary
     Total nominations carried over from the First Session1,878
     Total nominations received this Session.............21,836
     Total confirmed.....................................23,327
     Total unconfirmed....................................... .
     Total withdrawn.........................................21
     Total returned to the White House......................366