Joint Committees

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Committees Of The United States Senate - Committee Classes - Joint Committees
... Joint Committees are used for purposes of legislative and administrative coordination ... At present there are four the Joint Economic Committee (Class B), the Joint Committee on the Library (Class C), the Joint Committee on Printing (Class C), and the Joint Committee on Taxation ...
Australian House Of Representatives Committees - Joint Committees
... Joint committees are established by both chambers of the Australian parliament and include members of both chambers ... Public Accounts and Audit Committee ...
United States Senate - Procedure - Committees
... The Senate uses committees (and their subcommittees) for a variety of purposes, including the review of bills and the oversight of the executive branch ... Formally, the whole Senate appoints committee members ... Each party is allocated seats on committees in proportion to its overall strength ...
Senate Of Canada - Committees
... The Parliament of Canada uses committees for a variety of purposes ... Committees consider bills in detail, and can make amendments ... Other committees scrutinize various government agencies and ministries ...

Famous quotes containing the words committees and/or joint:

    A committee is organic rather than mechanical in its nature: it is not a structure but a plant. It takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts, and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom in their turn.
    C. Northcote Parkinson (1909–1993)

    What’s a joint of mutton or two in a whole Lent?
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)