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President pro tempore of the United States Senate - Wikipedia

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The president pro tempore of the United States Senate also president pro tem, is the ... In the Senate, most power rests with party leaders and individual senators, but as the chamber's presidin...

U.S. Senate: President Pro Tempore

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Pro tempore is a Latin term meaning "for the time being"; thus, the occupant of the position was conceived as a temporary presiding officer. Since vice presidents ...

U.S. Senate: President Pro Tempore

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The president pro tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the ... Presiding Officer Stripped of Powers March 4, 1825 ...

President Pro Tempore - U.S. Senate

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The Constitution requires the Senate to elect a president pro tempore to serve as presiding officer in the absence of the vice president. The president pro ...

President Pro Tempore Orrin Hatch and Need for Succession ...

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Jan 15, 2015 ... It almost never matters who the Senate president pro tempore is. ... lawmaker to substitute for its normal presiding officer, the vice president.

U.S. Senate: Organization Chart

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Constitutionally Mandated Officers. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. Vice President · Biden, Joseph R., Jr. Hatch, Orrin G. President Pro Tempore · Hatch, Orrin G. (R-UT) ...

Officers of the California State Senate - California State Legislature

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The portal site for the California State Legislature--State Senate and Assembly. ... The President pro Tempore, who also serves as the Chair of the Rule Committee, is the ... The "Pro Tem" is the presiding office on the Floor, overseeing the ...

What is the presiding officer of the Senate called? | Reference.com

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The presiding officer of the Senate is also the president of the Senate and the ... If the vice president is unavailable, then the president pro tempore of the Senate, ...

Article I, Section 3, Clause 4: Vice President as Presiding Officer

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Alternatively, if the Senator as presiding President would be allowed to vote only in case ... The President Pro Tempore of the Senate is the formal substitute, but ...

President Pro Tempore - Heritage Foundation

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The Vice President of the United States shall be President of the Senate, but ... The Senate shall chuse their other Officers, and also a President pro tempore, ...... of a temporary presiding officer when the Vice President was absent from the  ...

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The President Pro Tempore of the Senate: History and ... - U.S. Senate

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Mar 31, 2016 ... Speaker of the House, as the chamber's presiding officer, he is ...... President pro tempore's powers as presiding officer differ little from those of ...

Fact Sheet: Senator Hatch as President Pro Tempore - Press ...

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Jan 6, 2015 ... Background on the office of Senate President Pro Tempore. The office of President Pro Tempore of the United States Senate is one of only three officers ... (1) Presiding over the Senate in the absence of the Vice President and ...

Leadership - Commonwealth of Virginia

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The Lieutenant Governor is the presiding officer of the Senate and is elected in a ... The President pro tempore is elected by the Senate for a term of four years.