Footnotes for the Sessions of the
114th Congress, 2015-2017

session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
2ndeven (ld)4 January 20162 January 2017HatchRyan
1stodd6 January 201518 December 2015Hatch, Orrin G.
Ryan, Paul D.

Speaker of the House John Boehner resigned that office on 29 October 2015; Paul Ryan was elected Speaker in his stead that same day.



"Regular" Sessions of Congress
"Regular" Sessions prior to the adoption of the 20th Amendment (1933)
"Regular" Sessions after the adoption of the 20th Amendment (1933)
"Extra" Sessions
"Special SENATE" Sessions

Related information:
Political Party Floor Leaders in the Congress of the United States
A Brief History of Congressional Leadership