Senate Daily Summary - 18 to 21 October 2021

Daily summaries

The Senate Daily Summary contains information on significant events and decisions made by the Senate each sitting day.

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Weekly summary

This section is updated daily with the latest information on events and decisions made by the Senate throughout the sitting week.


New senators

The President

First speech


Bills received from the House of Representatives 6
Bills introduced in the Senate - government 1
Bills introduced in the Senate - private senators' 4
Bills passed in the Senate 5
Bills negatived or discharged 1
Bills referred to committees 7
New inquiries 9
Reports tabled 11
Orders for production of documents agreed to 6
Notices of motion given 42
Divisions 26

Dig deeper

Journals of the Senate
Official record (minutes) of the Senate 
Official transcripts of proceedings
Video record of proceedings

Look ahead

Notice Paper
Official list of all business before the Senate
The week ahead
Outlines business scheduled for the upcoming sitting week
Order of Business
A guide to the matters proposed to be dealt with each sitting day

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