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H.Con.Res. 139 (101st): Authorizing the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for the lying in state of the remains of the late Honorable Claude Pepper.

The text of the bill below is as of May 31, 1989 (Passed Congress).


Agreed to May 31, 1989

One Hundred First Congress of the United States of America


Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday, the third day of January,

one thousand nine hundred and eighty-nine

Concurrent Resolution

    Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That in recognition of the long and distinguished service rendered to the Nation by Claude Pepper, a Representative from the State of Florida and formerly a Senator from that State, his remains be permitted to lie in state in the rotunda of the Capitol from June 1 until June 2, 1989, and the Architect of the Capitol, under the direction of the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate, shall take all necessary steps for the accomplishment of that purpose.


Clerk of the House of Representatives.


Secretary of the Senate.