Special Session (CongressionalGlossary.com)

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Special Session

1947 Buick Special Model 46-S Sedanet, by Alden Jewell

1947 Buick Special Model 46-S Sedanet, by Alden Jewell

A session of Congress after it has adjourned sine die, completing its regular session. The president convenes special sessions (Article. II. Section. 3.).

Also see Lame Duck; Terms of Congress; § 5.30, Terms and Sessions of Congress, in Congressional Deskbook.

 


US Congress Special Session (1937)

 

 

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