Senate of Palau

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The Senate of Palau is the upper house of the Palau National Congress (Olbiil era Kelulau). The Senate has 13 members serving four-year terms in multi-seat constituencies. In the elections held on 2 November 2004 only non-partisans were elected. No political parties exist.

Presidents of the Senate[edit]

Name Period
1st Olbiil Era Kelulau The Hon. Kaleb Udui 1981 - 1984
2nd Olbiil Era Kelulau The Hon. Isidoro Rumitch
The Hon. Joshua Koshiba
January 1985 – October 1986
October 1986 – December 1988
3rd Olbiil Era Kelulau The Hon. Joshua Koshiba
The Hon. Isidoro Rumich
1989 - 1991
1991 - 1992
4th Olbiil Era Kelulau The Hon. Peter Sugiyama 1993 - 1996
5th Olbiil Era Kelulau The Hon. Isidoro Rudimch
The Hon. Seit Andres
February 1997 – August 1999
September 1999 – December 2000
6th Olbiil Era Kelulau The Hon. Seith Andres 2001 ? - 2004 ?
7th Olbiil Era Kelulau The Hon. Johnny Rekai 2005 - 2007
8th Olbiil Era Kelulau Surangel S. Whipps
Mlib Tmetuchl
April 25, 2007 – 2009
January 16, 2009 – Present