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Appendix 8

Committees on which senators served 1970–2011

Year

Domestic

Estimates

Legislative

Scrutiny

Legislative and General Purpose

Select

Joint

Total

1970

7

5

1

2

5

7

27

1971

6

5

1

7

3

7

29

1972

6

5

1

7

2

7

28

1973

6

6

1

7

4

7

31

1974

6

7

1

7

3

9

33

1975

6

7

1

7

3

10

34

1976

6

6

1

7

1

8

29

1977

6

6

1

8

0

8

29

1978

6

6

1

8

0

8

29

1979

6

6

1

8

0

7

28

1980

6

6

1

8

2

7

30

1981

6

8

2

8

5

6

35

1982

4

8

2

8

4

7

33

1983

5

6

2

8

3

8

32

1984

7

6

2

8

6

9

38

1985

7

6

2

8

6

10

39

1986

7

6

2

8

4

11

38

1987

7

6

2

8

4

9

36

1988

6

6

2

8

5

10

37

1989

7

6

2

8

5

12

40

1990

7

6

2

8

4

9

36

1991

7

6

2

9

4

12

40

1992

7

6

2

9

5

12

41

1993

7

6

2

8

6

11

40

19941

8

6

2

8

5

12

40

19942

8

0

2

16

6

12

44

1995

8

0

2

16

9

12

47

1996

8

0

2

16

4

12

42

1997

8

0

2

16

5

12

43

1998

8

0

2

16

3

12

41

1999

8

0

2

16

4

14

44

2000

8

0

2

16

4

12

42

2001

8

0

2

16

2

12

40

2002

8

0

2

16

2

12

40

2003

8

0

2

16

3

12

41

2004

8

0

2

16

6

12

44

2005

8

0

2

16

1

13

40

2006

8

0

2

16

0

12

38

20073

8

0

2

8

0

13

31

2008

8

0

2

8

6

13

37

20094

8

0

2

16

6

13

45

2010

8

0

2

16

6

16

48

2011

8

0

2

16

3

19

48

Total number of senators:

1970–1975 60

1975–1984 64

1984– 76

1 To 10 October 1994 2 From and including 10 October 1994 3 From and including 11 September 2006 4 From and including 14 May 2009