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Documentary History of the First Federal Congress

Calendar

May 15, 1789

May 19, 1789

May 20, 1798

May 21 , 1789

June 2, 1789

June 3, 1789

June 9, 1789

June 10, 1789

June 16-18, 1789

June 19, 1789

June 22, 1789

June 23, 1789

June 24, 1789

June 25, 1789

July 6, 1789

July 14, 1789

July 15, 1789

July 16, 1789

July 17, 1789

July 18, 1789

July 20, 1789

July 22, 1789

July 27, 1789

    1. The [New York] Daily Advertiser, Gazette of the United States, May 16.
    2. The [New York] Daily Advertiser, The New York Daily Gazette, Gazette of the United States, May 20; The Congressional Register, May 19. Motions relating to the establishment of the home or domestic department are calendared with the Records Act [HR-19].
    3. The [New York] Daily Advertiser, May 21.
    4. On June 2 this committee presented the War Department Bill [HR-7] and on June 4 the Treasury Bill [HR-9].
    5. Gazette of the United States, June 3.
    6. The [New York] Daily Advertiser, June 11.
    7. The [New York] Daily Advertiser, June 17, 19, 20, 22 (part I), 22 (part II) and 23.
    8. The [New York] Daily Advertiser, Gazette of the United States, June 24.
    9.An engrossed bill "for establishing an executive department, to be denominated the department of foreign affairs," was read the third time, and the question being put that the said bill do pass,
It was resolved in the affirmative,
Ayes 29
Noes 22
The ayes and noes being demanded by one fifth of the members present,

Those who voted in the affirmative, are,

Those who voted in the negative, are,

(DHFFC 3:95)
    10. Maclay Diary, July 14.
    11. Maclay Diary, July 16.
    12. Maclay Diary, July 18.
    13.Upon the question, "To concur in this bill as amended?" and one fifth of the Senators present requiring the yeas and nays, the determination was as follows: â€"

Yea

Nay


So the bill was concurred with amendments.(DHFFC 1:87)

Recommended citation: Documentary History of the First Federal Congress of the United States of America, ed. Charlene Bickford, et al. (Columbia, S.C.: Model Editions Partnership, 2002). XML version based on the Documentary History of the First Federal Congress of the United States of America, ed. Charlene Bickford, et al. (Baltimore, Md.: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1994) Vol. 4, pp. 689-697. http://adh.sc.edu [Accessed (supply date here)]

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