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Calendar and Amendment Room Records

Identifier: 05 CA

Scope and Contents

The Calendar and Amendment Room serves the Pennsylvania House of Representatives under the supervision of the Office of the Chief Clerk. This office is responsible for maintaining the original records of the proceedings of the House, which includes keeping detailed and comprehensive files of each session day and compiling the daily House Calendar and House voting schedule. In addition to these things, the Calendar and Amendment Room also handles the filing of bills and resolutions, the insertion of amendments into bills during sessions, the distribution of bill referrals to committees, and communications from the Governor, the Senate, and state agencies. The duties performed daily by this office are integral to the flow of legislation within state government. This collection consists of the files of this office, which include the session day files, House blue backs, House Resolutions that were passed, and various types of House and Senate bills.

The collection, beginning with the 1983-1984 fiscal year, is updated annually.


  • 1980 - 2016

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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(c) Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Office of the Chief Clerk


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This collection is divided into nine series: Bill Numbers and Resolutions, House Bills on concurrence in the Senate amendments acted upon, House Bills passed in the senate without amendments, House Blue Backs, House Resolutions, Minute Books, Miscellaneous Files, Register of Bills, and Session Day Files. Each series is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

Calendar and Amendment Room to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

From Calendar and Amendment Room

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Repository Details

Part of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives Repository