Congress is currently in the 111th session.
Each year, the Congress has two sessions unless the president calls a special session of Congress. Every two years, a new meeting of Congress assumes office. Currently (December 2, 2010) the second session in 2010 of the meeting of the 111th Congress is conducting business. In January 2011, the first session of the <newly-elected> meeting of the 112th Congress will begin.
Th president can call Congress to a special session whenever they are not in session.
The first session in 2011 of the meeting of the 112th Congress. Congress has two session each year unless the president calls Congress into an additional special session. Every two years, new members are elected in November and a new meeting of those elected takes office the following January. Elections for the 112th Congress were held in November 2010 and the first meeting of the 112th Congress began in January 2011.
111th Congress, 1st Session (top righthand corner of http://www.house.gov/)
it is a meeting of both houses of Congress -R.S.-
It is a meeting to deal with some emergency situation.
Members of Congress are immune from arrest while Congress is in session.
QUESTION: A member of Congress cannot be arrested for speeding while going to a meeting of Congress... ANSWER: True
The Congress must meet on January 3 of each year to organize. After that they set their own meeting times. The President has the power to call special session of Congress if they are not in session already and something important comes up.
The tenth and final session of the Continental Congress was held in New York City. The session ran from November 3, 1788 until March 2, 1789.
By determining when the session ends.
A special session of Congress is called in the event of an emergency, whereas Congress would normally only have one session a year.
When an unscheduled session of the US Congress is called by the president, it is a special session.
Congress in session is Congress on exhibition, whilst Congress in its committee rooms is Congress at work
CONGRESS SESSION, 1927 was held in MADRAS (CHENNAI).
the third session of congress was held at chennai
Congress is in session.
Such would be a special session or perhaps a called session of Congress.
To adjourn means to break from meeting or session. Congress generally meets the first Monday in December and will adjourn before the new year.