Saturday Sessions of the Senate (since 1968) 
May 23, 20152USA FREEDOM ACT, FISA extension12:01 a.m.2:00 a.m.
Dec 13, 201428Nominations; Continuing resolution; Omnibus approps12:00 p.m.11:42 p.m.
Oct 12, 20131Debt Limit bill11:00 a.m.2:58 p.m.
Oct 5, 20130Continuing resolution; furloughed agencies12:00 p.m.5:03 p.m.
Dec 17, 20114Omnibus approps; Disaster relief; Payroll tax cut; Unemployment compensation9:00 a.m.3:33 p.m.
Jul 30, 20111Debt limit1:00 p.m.10:14 p.m.
Dec 18, 20105"Don't Ask, Don't Tell" repeal; New START Treaty9:00 a.m.5:19 p.m.
Dec 4, 20102Tax Cut Extension bill8:15 a.m.12:18 p.m.
Dec 19, 20093Health care reform; Defense appropriations6:45 a.m.5:34 p.m.
Dec 12, 20091Omnibus spending bill9:00 a.m.4:17 p.m.
Dec 5, 20092Health care reform10:00a.m.6:29 p.m.
Nov 21, 20091Health care reform9:45 a.m.9:00 p.m.
Feb 7, 20090Economic stimulus12:00 p.m.10:53 p.m.
Nov 29, 20080Pro forma session2:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Sep 27, 20082Consolidated appropriations9:30 a.m.5:28 p.m.
Jul 26, 20082Housing reform bill; cloture vote on LIHEAP9:00 a.m.2:01 p.m.
Feb 17, 20072Sense of Congress on Iraq12:00 p.m.3:27 p.m.
Dec 17, 20050Continuing resolution4:00 p.m.7:55 p.m.
Mar 19, 20050For the relief of the parents of Terri Schiavo6:16 p.m.6:22 p.m.
Nov 20, 20041Consolidated appropriations11:00 a.m. (Nov.20)12:31 a.m. (Nov.21)
Oct 9, 20044Intelligence committee reform; JOBS bill10:00 a.m.8:43 p.m.
Nov 22, 20030Medicare prescription drugs10:00 a.m.9:33 p.m.
May 26, 20011Budget reconciliation10:00 a.m.12:54 p.m.
Jan 20, 20010Cabinet nominations3:00 p.m.3:13 p.m.
Jan 6, 20010Count electoral ballots12:45 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Oct 28, 20001Continuing resolution9:31 a.m.11:34 a.m.
Feb 6, 19990Impeachment10:05 a.m.5:09 p.m.
Jan 23, 19990Impeachment10:05 a.m.3:55 p.m.
Jan 16, 19990Continuing resolution10:00 a.m.2:53 p.m.
Oct 10, 19980VA/HUD approps.12:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.
Nov 8, 19971Appropriations12:00 p.m.7:31 p.m.
Sep 28, 19960Military pay increase10:00 a.m.7:08 p.m.
Dec 30, 19950Furloughed agencies10:00 a.m.6:26 p.m.
Dec 23, 19950Pro forma session11:03 a.m.11:05 a.m.
Dec 16, 19950Labor/HHS approps.; furloughed agencies11:00 a.m.2:27 p.m.
Nov 18, 19950Continuing resolution9:15 a.m.6:53 p.m.
Aug 5, 19953Treasury/Postal Service approps8:30 a.m.5:46 p.m.
Oct 8, 19942California desert protection; nominations9:00 a.m.5:11 p.m.
Aug 13, 19940Health care9:30 a.m.5:07 p.m.
Nov 20, 19935NAFTA; Brady bill; unemployment compensation10:15 a.m.10:04 p.m.
Apr 3, 19931Emergency supplemental approps.9:15 a.m.2:25 p.m.
Oct 3, 19920Defense authorization; Labor/HHS conf. reports12:30 p.m.4:25 p.m.
Sep 26, 19923Tax bill8:30 a.m.5:39 p.m.
Nov 23, 19911Defense approps. conf. report9:00 a.m.7:15 p.m.
Jan 12, 19912Authorization of use of force against Iraq8:00 a.m.4:40 p.m.
Oct 27, 19903Clean air; affordable housing9:00 a.m. (Oct 27)2:17 a.m. (Oct 28*)
Oct 6, 19900Override veto of continuing resolution2:00 p.m.7:41 p.m.
Aug 4, 19905Defense authorization; transportation approps.9:00 a.m.6:20 p.m.
Oct 7, 19892Interior approps; budget reconciliation10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Dec 19, 19874Defense authorization9:30 a.m.11:30 p.m.
Sep 26, 19870Omnibus Trade Act of 1987; homeless relief10:00 a.m.1:31 p.m.
Jun 27, 19874Miscellaneous issues9:00 a.m.3:25 p.m.
Oct 18, 19860Immigration11:00 a.m.9:13 p.m.
Sep 27, 19865Tax Reform Act; Anti-Drug Abuse Act8:00 a.m. (Sep 27)2:21 a.m. (Sep 28)
Aug 9, 198610Defense authorization9:30 a.m.10:27 p.m.
Nov 23, 19851Agricultural price supports12:30 p.m.7:24 p.m.
Oct 5, 19850Balanced Budget Amendment; public debt limit10:00 a.m.5:14 p.m.
Feb 23, 19854Highway funding; Meese nomination; farm credit9:30 a.m.5:15 p.m.
Sep 29, 19843Continuing approps; surface transportation11:00 a.m.5:59 p.m.
Nov 12, 19830Continuing approps12:00 p.m.12:40 p.m.
Oct 29, 19833Public debt limit9:30 a.m.4:12 p.m.
Jul 16, 19835Defense authorization10:00 a.m.5:18 p.m.
Dec 18, 198211Continuing approps11:00 a.m. (Dec. 18)2:55 a.m. (Dec. 19)
Nov 21, 19810HUD & energy & water approps.12:00 p.m.10:28 p.m.
Aug 1, 19810Economic Recovery Tax Act6:00 p.m.6:53 p.m.
Jul 18, 19810Economic Recovery Tax Act11:00 a.m.2:05 p.m.
Dec 13, 19804Cont. approps.; bankruptcy; tariff duties; tax laws10:00 a.m.10:44 p.m.
Jun 28, 198010Supplemental approps.9:30 a.m.9:52 p.m.
Jun 21, 19804Housing and community development9:00 a.m.2:42 p.m.
Dec 15, 19795Oil windfall profits9:00 a.m.7:14 p.m.
Sep 29, 19790International aviation12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Jul 21, 19796Export control9:00 a.m.5:48 p.m.
Oct 14, 197817-Sat 7-SunEnergy tax; continuing approps.9:00 a.m. (Oct 14)7:16 p.m. (Oct 15)
Oct 7, 19785Budget Act waiver; Revenue Act8:30 a.m.8:50 p.m.
Sep 30, 19783State/Justice & Energy approps.; Ex-Im Bank9:00 a.m.3:09 p.m.
Sep 23, 19784Anti-recession aid; budget; rail service7:45 a.m.1:34 p.m.
Oct 29, 19775Energy Tax Act10:00 a.m.4:54 p.m.
Oct 1, 197710Public debt limit; natural gas pricing policy9:00 a.m.3:36 p.m.
Sep 24, 19776Natural gas pricing policy9:00 a.m.5:18 p.m.
Jun 26, 19764Military construction, Interior, & HUD approps.9:00 a.m.2:10 p.m.
Jul 26, 19755HUD & Treasury/Post Office approps.9:00 a.m.4:58 p.m.
Jul 19, 19751Voting rights10:00 a.m.11:26 a.m.
Feb 22, 19750Railroads10:00 a.m.11:30 p.m.
Dec 14, 19744Gov. ops.; military retirement; D.C. salary 9:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Dec 22, 19730Customs convention1:00 p.m.2:54 p.m.
Dec 1, 19731Public debt limit10:00 a.m.11:58 a.m.
Oct 13, 19730HUD approps.9:00 a.m.12:21 p.m.
Sep 22, 19732Military procurement authorization9:00 a.m.2:04 p.m.
Jul 28, 19737Transportation approps.; federal elections9:00 a.m.3:38 p.m.
Jul 14, 19734Child abuse; Alaska pipeline10:00 a.m.1:52 p.m.
Jun 30, 19735Cont. approps.; HUD approps.; public debt limit9:00 a.m.5:11 p.m.
Jan 20, 19730Inauguration; morning business10:30 a.m.10:46 a.m.
Jan 6, 19730Count electoral ballots; budget; economic rpt.12:00 p.m.2:01 p.m.
Oct 14, 19724Taxes; continuing approps.8:30 a.m. (Oct 14)12:02 a.m. (Oct 15)
Sep 30, 19724Social security; defense approps.9:45 a.m.3:34 p.m.
Dec 11, 19713Indian and Alaskan native policy; Suites v. U.S.9:00 a.m.11:31 a.m.
Dec 4, 19710Social security10:00 a.m.1:21 p.m.
Nov 20, 19715Revenue Act9:00 a.m.2:48 p.m.
Nov 13, 197110Revenue Act9:00 a.m.4:46 p.m.
Jul 31, 19712Public works approps.10:00 a.m.2:35 p.m.
Jul 24, 19710Emergency loan guarantees11:00 a.m.12:27 p.m.
Dec 19, 19702Transportation approps.9:00 a.m.6:21 p.m.
Jan 24, 19700Controlled dangerous substances10:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Dec 20, 19695Economic opportunity; foreign aid11:00 a.m.7:23 p.m.
Dec 6, 19696Tax reform9:00 a.m.6:08 p.m.
Jul 27, 19680Poultry inspection; higher education10:00 a.m.2:19 p.m.
Jul 20, 19680Agriculture programs; public works approps.10:00 a.m.3:18 p.m.
Mar 2, 19687Civil rights12:00 p.m.1:22 p.m.