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STANDING COMMITTEES OF PARLIAMENT
Tuesday, 27 December 2011 07:57

STANDING COMMITTEES OF PARLIAMENT

CONSTITUTION, COMPOSITION AND TERM

LOK SABHA

NAME OF THE COMMITTEE

WHETHER ELECTED/

NOMINATED

NO. OF MEMBERS

TERM

Business Advisory Committee

Nominated

15

Till reconstituted

Committee on Private Members’ Bills and Resolutions

Nominated

15

One Year

Committee on Petitions

Nominated

15

Till Reconstituted

Committee on Estimates

Elected

30

One year

Committee of Privileges

Nominated

15

Till Reconstituted

Committee of Subordinate Legislation

Nominated

15

One year

Committee on Government Assurances

Nominated

15

One year

Committee on Absence of Members from the sittings of the House

Nominated

15

One year

Rules Committee

Nominated

15

Till Reconstituted

General Purposes Committee

Nominated

@

Till Reconstituted

House Committee

Nominated

15

One year

Public Accounts Committee

Elected

22 (15-Lok Sabha)

(7-Rajya Sabha)*

One year

Committee on Public Undertakings

Elected

22 (15-Lok Sabha) (7-Rajya Sabha)*

One year

Library Committee

Nominated

9 (6-Lok Sabha) (3-Rajya Sabha)*

One year

Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

Elected

30 (20-Lok Sabha) and (10 Rajya Sabha)*

One year

Committee on Papers Laid on the Table

Nominated

15

One year

@ Consisting of the Speaker, the Deputy Speaker, members of the Panel of Chairmen, Chairman of all standing committees of the Lok Sabha, leaders of recognized parties and groups and such other members as may be nominated by the Speaker.

MEMBERS OF THE RAJYA SABHA ARE ALSO ASSOCIATED WITH THESE COMMITTEES.

RAJYA SABHA

NAME OF THE COMMITTEE

WHETHER ELECTED/

NOMINATED

NO. OF MEMBERS

TERM

Business Advisory Committee

Nominated

11 (Including Chairman and Deputy Chairman)

Till reconstituted

Committee on Privileges

Nominated

10

Till reconstituted

Committee on Petitions

Nominated

10

Till reconstituted

Committee on Rules

Nominated

16

Till reconstituted

Committee on Subordinate Legislation

Nominated

15

Till reconstituted

Committee on Government Assurance

Nominated

10

Till reconstituted

House Committee

Nominated

7

Till reconstituted

General Purposes Committee

Nominated

@@

*

Committee on Papers laid on the Table

Nominated

10

Till reconstituted

Committee on MPLAD scheme

Nominated

10

Tenure of the Members (in RS)

Ethics Committee

Nominated

10

Till reconstituted

Committee on Provision of Computers to MPs (RS)

Nominated

7

Tenure of the Members in (RS)

@@ Consisting of the Chairman, Deputy Chairman, Panel of Vice Chairman, Chairmen of all Standing Committees of the Rajya Sabha, Leaders of recognized parties and groups and other members as may be nominated by the Chairman.

* Not provided in the rules but is constituted every year.

JOINT COMMITTEES

NAME OF THE COMMITTEE

WHETHER ELECTED/

NOMINATED

NO. OF MEMBERS

TERM

Joint Committee on Salaries and Allowances of Members of Parliament

Nominated

15 (10-Lok Sabha) (5-Rajya Sabha)

Till reconstituted

Joint Committee on Offices of Profit

Elected

15 (10-Lok Sabha) (5-Rajya Sabha)

Co-terminus with the life of Lok Sabha

Committee on the Empowerment of Women

Nominated

30 (20-Lok Sabha) (10-Rajya Sabha)

One year

Joint Parliamentary Committee on the functioning of wakf Boards

Nominated

30 (20-Lok Sabha) (10-Rajya Sabha)

No fixed tenure

Joint Committee on Security in Parliament House Complex

Nominated

10 (7-Lok Sabha) (3-Rajya Sabha)

No fixed tenure