Footnotes for the Sessions of the
75th Congress, 1937-1939

session type convened adjourned President pro Tempore
of the Senate
Speaker of the House
of Representatives
1stodd5 January 193721 August 1937PittmanBankhead
2ndExtra15 November 193721 December 1937PittmanBankhead

This "extra" Session of the 75th Congress was called by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt via executive Proclamation issued on 12 October 1937.

3rdeven3 January 193816 June 1938PittmanBankhead


"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