Senate of Poland

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Senate of the Republic of Poland
Senat Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej
10th term
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
History
Founded1493 (1493) (as Senate of the Kingdom of Poland)
1989 (as the upper house of the 3rd and current Republic)
Leadership
Structure
Seats100 senators
10th term Senate of Poland.svg
Political groups
Government (48)

Opposition (52)

Elections
First-past-the-post
Last election
13 October 2019
Meeting place
I posiedzenie Senatu IX kadencji 01.JPG
The Sejm Building
Śródmieście, Warsaw
Website
senat.gov.pl


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).

The incumbent Marshal of the Senate is Tomasz Grodzki.

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