Senate of Poland
|Senate of the Republic of Poland |
Senat Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej
|Founded||1493Senate of the Kingdom of Poland) (as |
1989 (as the upper house of the 3rd and current Republic)
|13 October 2019|
|The Sejm Building |
The Senate (Polish: Senat) is the upper house of the Polish parliament, the lower house being the 'Sejm'. The Senate is based in Warsaw. The Senate is made up of 100 senators elected by universal ballot and is headed by the Marshal of the Senate (Marszałek Senatu).