Statistics by Parliament — 38th Parliament

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These statistics cover the period 30 April 1996 to 12 July 1998

1996
1997
1998
Total
Bills passed by the Senate
85
224
110
419
Bills to which amendments/requests were moved and items (etc.) opposed
37
102
39
177
Bills amended (including bills in relation to which requests agreed to and items (etc.) negatived)
27
81
38
146
Amendments/requests moved
890
2207
1263
4360
Amendments/requests agreed to
390
1337
661
2388
Items (etc.) opposed
352
270
116
738
Items (etc.) negatived
70
101
29
200
Bills referred to committees
45
93
49
187
Questions without notice
1469
1757
844
4070
Questions placed on notice
373
641
195
1209
Sitting days
71
82
42
195
Hours of sitting
562 hrs 05 mins
740 hrs 40 mins
409 hrs 25 mins
1712 hrs 10 mins
Divisions
197
289
157
643

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