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Tentative 2009 Legislative Schedule

111th Congress, 1st Session

The tentative schedule for 2009 has been announced. The list below identifies non-legislative periods (days that the Senate will not be in session). The schedule is also available in calendar format (pdf image). The 2008 tentative schedule is still available.

Date Action Note
Jan 6 Convene  
Jan 8 Electoral ballot count.  
Jan 19 State Work Period Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
Jan 20 Presidential inauguration  
Feb 16-20 State Work Period President's Day
Apr 6-17 State Work Period Easter. Passover begins at sundown Apr 8.
May 25-29 State Work Period Memorial Day
Jun 29-Jul 3 State Work Period Independence Day
Aug 10-Sep 7 State Work Period Labor Day- Sep 7
Nov 11-Nov 13 State Work Period Veterans Day- Nov 11
Nov 23-Nov 27 State Work Period Thanksgiving Day- Nov 26
TBD Target Adjournment Date

Days-in-Session Calendar

These calendars list the days the Senate met for each session of Congress.

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House Calendars

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Senators Phone List

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