Footnotes for the Sessions of the
7th Congress, 1801-1803

session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
SpecialSENATE4 March 18015 March 1801none- - - -

This Special Session of the SENATE was called by outgoing President John Adams via executive Proclamation issued on 30 January 1801; no President pro Tempore was elected by the Senate, as Vice President Aaron Burr presided over the two-day session.

1stlong7 December 18013 May 1802Baldwin, Abraham
(Rep.- Georgia)
Macon, Nathaniel
(Rep.- North Carolina)
2ndshort6 December 18023 March 1803Bradley, Stephen R.
(Rep.- Vermont)


"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