March 19, 2019 - Issue: Vol. 165, No. 49 — Daily Edition116th Congress (2019 - 2020) - 1st Session
APPOINTMENT OF ACTING PRESIDENT PRO TEMPORE; Congressional Record Vol. 165, No. 49
(Senate - March 19, 2019)
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[Page S1915] 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. Grassley). The legislative clerk read the following letter: U.S. Senate, President pro tempore, Washington, DC, March 19, 2019. To the Senate: Under the provisions of rule I, paragraph 3, of the Standing Rules of the Senate, I hereby appoint the Honorable Ben Sasse, a Senator from the State of Nebraska, to perform the duties of the Chair. Chuck Grassley, President pro tempore. Mr. SASSE thereupon assumed the Chair as Acting President pro tempore. ____________________