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Occasionally metadata or document texts are not tracked or processed as expected. Known instances of missing data and unusual circumstances are listed here, organized by Congress in number descending order.

115th Congress

Legislation Description
Reserved bill numbersSome bill numbers between H.R.1 and H.R.20 have not been used.
H.R.2901, H.R.5437, H.R.5438, H.R.5439, H.R.5440, H.R.5443, H.R.5445, and H.R.5446House passed texts for these bills were not printed. These measures were passed under suspension of the rules in the House. After they passed, they were laid on the table and the texts were incorporated by rule (H.Res. 831) in H.R.5444. Find Summaries for each bill's House passed language on each bill's record.
H.R.5293, H.R.5295, H.R.5296, H.R.5297 H.R.5344, H.R.6063, H.R.6176, H.R.6342, H.R.6389, and H.R.6762 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.R.1625 H.R.1625 version EAH is not available in XML.
H.R.5896 H.R. 5896 version RH is not available in XML.
H.Amdt.538This amendment number is not used.
Congressional Record Description
January 3, 2018, Vol. 163, Issue 216 and Vol. 164, Issue 1

January 3, 2018 has two parts.

Part 1 has citation Vol. 163, Issue 216, and includes business from before 12, noon, within the first session of the 115th Congress.

Part 2 has citation Vol. 164, Issue 1, and includes business from after 12, noon, within the second session of the 115th Congress.

November 9, 2017, Vol. 163, Issue 183

November 9, 2017 has two parts.

Part 2 is the text of H.Rept. 115-404, the conference report and explanatory material statement that accompanies H.R.2810.

February 16, 2017, Vol. 163, No. 28

The Senate's February 16 Legislative Day continued into the calendar day of February 17.

Part 2 of Vol. 163, No. 28 includes Senate business conducted on calendar day February 17.

The HTML version of the February 17 Daily Digest displays data from the Senate section of the February 16 Daily Digest as unformatted text beneath the House heading.

February 2017, Vol.163, Issue 22

 

There is not a Daily Edition Issue 22.

February 6-8, 2017, Vol.163, Issue 20

The Senate's February 6 Legislative Day continued through calendar day February 8.

Vol.163, Issue 20, dated February 6, has three parts corresponding to the 3 calendar days: February 6, February 7, and February 8.

January 3, 2017

Multiple issues were published with date January 3, 2017.

Vol. 163, Issue 1 includes business from after 12, noon, within the first session of the 115th Congress.

Vol. 162, Issue 186 was published as Book 2 of Issue 185, dated December 30, 2016. It includes business from before 12, noon, within the second session of the 114th Congress.

 

114th Congress

Legislation Description
H.R.2830

Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.

H.R.2831 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.R.2832 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.R.2834 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
Congressional Record Description
November 30, 2016, Vol. 162, Issue 171

November 30, 2017 has two parts.

Part 2 is the text of H.Rept. 114-840, the conference report and explanatory material statement that accompanies S.2943.

 

112th Congress

Legislation Description
H.R.1950 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.

111th Congress

Legislation Description
H.R.6161 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.R.3237 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.R.2834 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.R.1983 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.R.1107 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.J.Res.45 does not have a sponsor

110th Congress

Legislation Description
H.R.4780 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.R.3999 H.Amdt.1128 through H.Amdt.1135 were not used. H.Amdt.1127 and H.Amdt.1136 are listed as amendments 003 and 004 to H.R. 3999.
H.R.1401 H.Amdt.67 was not used. H.Amdt.66 and H.Amdt.68 are listed as amendments 007 and 008 to H.R.1401.
H.R.985 not referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee
H.R.900 Kendrick Meek is not listed as a co-sponsor.
H.J.Res.92 does not have a sponsor
H.J.Res.43 does not have a sponsor
H.Con.Res.271 Published in Vol.153, No.193 (December 17, 2007) of the daily edition of the Congressional Record under the heading PROVIDING FOR THE SINE DIE ADJOURNMENT OF THE FIRST SESSION OF THE 110TH CONGRESS, on page H15525. There is no published bill text version.
H.Res. 1396 Published in Vol.154, No.129 (July 31, 2008) of the daily edition of the Congressional Record under the heading RAISING A QUESTION OF THE PRIVILEGES OF THE HOUSE, on page H7674. There is no published bill text version.

109th Congress

Legislation Description
H.R.6346 Has an ATH (Agreed to House) text version, but H.R. 6346 was not agreed to in House.
H.R.3999 Incorrectly listed in the Congressional Record's June 22, 2006 Daily Digest on page D690 as being approved for House Committee on International Relations action by the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Human Rights and International Operations. The bill was not approved by the subcommittee for full committee action although the other bills in the Daily Digest are correctly listed.
H.R.3039 Codification measures are not drafted in XML, therefore XML/HTML text formats should not be expected to be available from Congress.gov nor from FDsys.
H.J.Res.47 does not have a sponsor
H.Con.Res.286 Has an ATH (Agreed to House) text version, but H.Con.Res.286 was not agreed to in House.
H.Con.Res.58 Has an EH (Engrossed in House) text version, but H.Con.Res.58 was not agreed to in House.
S.4055 Has an RFH (Referred in House) text version but S.4055 was held at the desk after receipt from the Senate and not referred to a House committee.
S.2326 Has an RFH (Referred in House) text version, but S. 2363 was held at the desk after receipt from the Senate and not referred to a House committee.
S.403 Incorrectly listed in the September 26, 2006 Congressional Record's Daily Digest on page D1037 as being cleared for the President. The bill passed the House with an amendment on September 26, 2006.
S.Con.Res.60 Incorrectly listed in the July 24, 2006 Congressional Record's Daily Digest on page D827 as being cleared for the President. Concurrent resolutions are not sent to the President.

108th Congress

Legislation Description
H.R.891-H.R.898 Misnumbered in the February 25, 2003 Congressional Record's PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS on page H1331.
H.J.Res.51 does not have a sponsor
H.Con.Res.361 does not have a sponsor
H.Con.Res.142 Has an RFS (Referred in Senate) text version, but H.Con.Res. 142 was not referred to a Senate committee.
H.R. 10 and S.2760 H.Amdt.804 was not used. H.Amdt.803 is listed as amendment 019 to H.R. 10 and H.Amdt.805 is amendment 001 to S.2760.
S.720 Has a ES (Engrossed in Senate) text version with no accompanying action. The Senate passed H.R. 663 in lieu of S. 720.
S.691 Has a RH (Reported in House) text version with no accompanying action. S. 691 had no Senate floor action and was not sent to the House.

107th Congress

Legislation Description
H.R.2733 and H.R.4687 H.Amdt.529 was not used. H.Amdt.528 is listed as amendment 002 to H.R.2733 and H.Amdt.530 is amendment 008 to H.R.4687.
H.R.69 and H.R.77-H.R.81 Misnumbered in the January 3, 2001 Congressional Record. The January 6, 2001 Congressional Record lists the correctly numbered bills.

106th Congress

Legislation Description
H.Con.Res.234 Pursuant to H.Con.Res.234, the enrolled copy of H.R.2466 was not presented to the President and was laid on the table. See H.R.3194 for further action..
H.Con.Res.439 does not have a sponsor
H.Con.Res.234 does not have a sponsor
H.Con.Res.218 H.Amdt.564 was not used. H.Amdt.563 and H.Amdt.565 are listed as amendments 001 and 002 to H.Con.Res.218.
S.691 Has a RH (Reported in House) text version with no accompanying action. S. 691 had no Senate floor action and was not sent to the House.
S.691 Has a RH (Reported in House) text version with no accompanying action. S. 691 had no Senate floor action and was not sent to the House.