Footnotes for the Sessions of the
3rd Congress, 1793-1795

session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
SpecialSENATE4 March 1793same daynone- - - -

This Special Session of the SENATE was called by President George Washington via executive Proclamation issued on 1 March 1793; no President pro Tempore was elected by the Senate, as Vice President John Adams presided over the one-day session.

1stlong2 December 17939 June 1794Izard, Ralph
(Adm.- South Carolina)
Muhlenberg, F.A.C.
2ndshort3 November 17943 March 1795Tazewell, Henry
(Opp.- Virginia)


"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