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Journal of the First Session of the Senate, 1789

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Since its first session, the Senate has kept a day-to-day summary of its activities in accordance with the Constitution. The journals, however, do not record debate in the Senate Chamber. These entries show 19 rules adopted on April 16, 1789, for conducting business in the Senate Chamber.

Records of the U.S. Senate, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.

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