The Green Papers
The Green Papers
112th Session of the Congress, 2011-2013
session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
1st odd 5 January 2011 30 December 2011 Inouye Boehner, John

The U.S. House of Representatives (112th Congress, 1st session) met for about an hour at 11 AM EST (1600 GMT) on 3 January 2012 as a continuation of the 30 December 2011 Legislative Day; at precisely Noon EST (1700 GMT), 3 January 2012, the 2nd session of the 112th Congress began and the House continued its meeting (while, at the same time, gaveling into session a newly convened 2d session) while the U.S. Senate of that same 2nd session first convened.

2nd even(ld) 3 January 2012 2 January 2013 Inouye;
Leahy, Patrick

Senate President pro Tempore Daniel K. Inouye died on 17 December 2012; Senator Leahy was elected President pro Tempore by the Senate and sworn as such the next day.

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