Footnotes for the Sessions of the
22nd Congress, 1831-1833

session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
1stlong5 December 183116 July 1832Tazewell, Littleton W.
(Dem.-Rep. : Virginia)
2ndshort3 December 18322 March 1833White, Hugh Lawson
(Dem.-Rep. : Tennessee)

Senate President pro Tempore Hugh Lawson White served as acting President of the Senate during the "short" session of the 22nd Congress due to a vacancy in the Vice Presidency of the United States (Vice President John Calhoun having resigned on 28 December 1832).



"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