The Senate

The upper chamber of the United States Congress

United States Bill of Rights 1789 (2020 Edition)

Twelve articles of amendment to the Constitution, introduced in September 1789 by Congress.

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Sessions (30)

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The Rules Committee is appointed

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The Senate elects a secretary and messenger

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The Senate discusses the Rules and Standing Orders

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The Senate adopts the Rules and Standing Orders

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The Senate amends the Rules and Standing Orders

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The Senate elects a chaplain

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The Senate elects members to the Committee for Enrolled Bills

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The Senate receives amendments from the House

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The Senate considers the House amendments

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The Senate considers the House amendments

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The Conference Committee is appointed

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The Senate receives the Conference Committee report

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The Senate receives amendments back from the House, following the Conference Committee report

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The Senate agrees that copies of the amendments should be sent to the executives of the states

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