Footnotes for the Sessions of the
6th Congress, 1799-1801

session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
1stlong2 December 179914 May 1800Livermore, S.
(Fed.- returning)
Tracy, Uriah
(Fed.- Connecticut)
Sedgwick, Theodore
(Fed.- Massachusetts)

Senator Tracy was elected President pro Tempore by the Senate in place of Senator Livermore on 14 May 1800.

2ndshort17 November 18003 March 1801Howard, John E.
(Fed.- Maryland)
Hillhouse, James
(Fed.- Connecticut)
Sedgwick

Senator Hillhouse was elected President pro Tempore by the Senate in place of Senator Howard on 28 February 1801.

 

   

"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