Senate Statistical Summary

<< Return to previous page | Senate Statistical Information

 

No. 6/2007 12 to 15 June 2007

< previous  next >
Senate Logo
 

General

12 to 15 June

2007 to date

Number of sitting days

4

22

Average length of a sitting day

9 hrs 55 mins

9 hrs 22 mins

Longest sitting day

12 hrs 53 mins
(14 June 2007)

12 hrs 53 mins
(14 June 2007)

Shortest sitting day

6 hrs 10 mins
(15 June 2007)

4 hrs 24 mins
(8 May 2007)

Hours of sitting

39 hrs 42 mins

206 hrs 06 mins

Business conducted in the Senate

  • government business
  • general business
  • questions without notice
  • urgency/MPI
  • business of the Senate
  • other
  • adjournment debate

 

24 hrs 23 mins
8 hrs 05 mins
3 hrs 12 mins


0 hrs 53 mins
3 hrs 09 mins

 

93 hrs 11 mins
51 hrs 08 mins
19 hrs 46 mins
9 hrs 48 mins
8 hrs 31 mins
7 hrs 39 mins
16 hrs 03 mins

Questions placed on notice

173^

441*

Questions without notice (including supplementary questions)

  • Question time held on:

61

3 sitting days

370

19 sitting days

Average daily number of questions without notice

20.3

19.5

Petitions presented

2

45

Signatories to petitions

412

20 539

Divisions

11

86

 

^ Questions placed on notice from 11 May to 15 June 2007 inclusive
* Questions placed on notice from 8 December 2006 to 15 June 2007 inclusive


Legislation

Introduced in the Senate

  • government bills
  • private senators' bills

 

0
2

 

2
12

Received from the House of Representatives

36

104

Passed in the Senate

28

102

Bills discharged from Notice Paper

0

1

Bills exempted from the 'cut-off'

2

29

Bills referred to committees

4

30

 

Business conducted in the Senate 2007, to date

 

Business conducted in the Senate in the period 12 to 15 June 2007

 

Note: These figures do not include time spent on adjournment debates


Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Add | Email Print