One resolution was introduced, as follows: S. Res. 267.
Page S7353Measures Passed:
Death of Former Senator Rod Grams: Senate agreed to S. Res. 267, relative to the death of Rod Grams, former United States Senator for the State of Minnesota.
Page S7354Motion to Instruct the Sergeant at Arms:
By 78 yeas to 18 nays (Vote No. 215), Senate agreed to the motion to instruct the Sergeant at Arms to request the attendance of absent Senators.
Page S7319Nominations Received:
Senate received the following nominations: Janet L. Yellen, of California, to be Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System for a term of four years. A routine list in the Army.
Page S7355Messages from the House:
Page S7353Measures Placed on the Calendar:
Page S7353Measures Read the First Time:
Pages S7353, S7354Additional Cosponsors:
Page S7353Statements on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:
Page S7354Additional Statements Authorities for Committees to Meet:
Page S7354Quorum Calls:
One quorum call was taken today. (Total--4)
Page S7319Record Votes:
One record vote was taken today. (Total--215)
Senate convened at 10:30 a.m. and adjourned, as a further mark of respect to the memory of the late Senator Rod Grams of Minnesota, under the provisions of S. Res. 267, at 6:48 p.m., until 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 10, 2013. (For Senate's program, see the remarks of the Acting Majority Leader in today's Record on page S7355.)
The time until 1 p.m. will be equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders, or their designees. (At 1 p.m., Senate will recess subject to the call of the Chair to allow for a special caucus meeting with the President.)
Source: Daily Digest; Full Senate Record