Senate (Nova Roma)

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The Senate of Nova Roma is a council where a select few citizens, mostly former or current magistrates, can discuss the state of the Republic and issue statements on what course of action they perceive most beneficial. These may be advisory or decisive in nature, the latter mostly in regards to appointments. It is said by Polybian theorists to represent the element of Oligarchy in the Roman political equilibrium.

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Standing Committees

L. Arminio Ti. Galerio cos. MMDCCLX a.u.c., the Senate voted to create the following standing committees:

Members of the Senate

Current consuls, praetors, censors and appointed senators are members of the Nova Roman Senate. Senators are appointed by the censors. The list of senators is regularly revised by the censors, but senators are only removed if they bring the Senate into disrepute.

Present and former holders of higher magistracies are not necessarily senators but have the right to participate in meetings of the Senate (the ius sententiae) by virtue of their office. A person who holds a higher magistracy will normally become a senator after his term of office.

Tribunes of the plebs are entitled to attend the sessions of the Senate but don't have the ius sententiae unless they are senators.

The current senators and former magistrates with the ius sententiae are, in order of senatorial rank:

Activities of the Senate

The ancient Senate

Censorii
1. A. Tullia Scholastica, princeps senatus censor
2. Cn. Cornelius Lentulus Alexander censor
3. P. Annaeus Constantinus Placidus aedilis curulis
4. T. Iulius Sabinus
5. Sex. Lucilius Tutor
Consulares
6. Q. Arrius Nauta consul
7. T. Domitius Draco consul
8. C. Claudius Quadratus
9. C. Tullius Valerianus Germanicus
10. Q. Fabius Maximus
11. Sta. Cornelia Valeriana Iuliana Aeternia
Praetorii
12. C. Petronius Dexter (on leave)
13. A. Liburnius Hadrianus
14. Q. Lutatius Catulus
15. M. Iulius Camillus
16. M. Cornelius Gualterus Graecus
17. M. Hortensia Maior Fabiana Faustina praetrix
18. M. Aurelius Cotta Iovius aedilis curulis
Aedilicii
nemo
Tribunicii
19. Q. Suetonius Paulinus
20. Q. Vipsanius Agrippa
Quaestorii
21. Gallio Velius Marsallas
22. Q. Suetonius Paulinus
23. T. Flavius Severus praetor
Privati
24. C. Marcius Crispus
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