Annex 23a
(Paras 12.1.1, 12.1.2 & 12.3.1)

 

STANDING COMMITTEES OF PARLIAMENT

(a) Constitution composition and term 
 Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, Joint Committess

Lok Sabha

 

 

        Sl.

Name of the Committee

Whether elected or nominated

No. of members

Term

1

2

3

4

5

1.    

Business Advisory Committee

Nominated

15

Till reconstituted

2.    

Committee on Private Membersí Bills and Resolutions

Nominated

15

One year

3.    

Committee on Petitions

Nominated

15

Till reconstituted

4.    

Committee on Estimates

Elected

30

One year

5.    

Committee of Privileges

Nominated

15

Till reconstituted

6.    

Committee on Subordinate Legislation

Nominated

15

One year

7.    

Committee on Government Assurances

Nominated

15

One year

8.    

Committee on Absence of Members from the Sittings of the House

Nominated

15

One year

9.    

Rules Committee

Nominated

15

Till reconstituted

10.    

General Purposes Committee

Nominated

@

Till reconstituted

11.    

House Committee

Nominated

15

One year

12.    

Public Accounts Committee

Elected

22

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

One year

13.    

Committee on Public Undertakings

Elected

22

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

One year

14.    

Library Committee

Nominated

9

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

One year

15.    

Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

Elected

30

(20-Lok Scheduled Tribes Sabha)
(10-Rajya Sabha)*

One year

16.    

Committee on Papers Laid on the Table

Nominated

15

One year

 

@  Consisting of the Speaker, the Deputy Speaker, members of the Panel of Chairmen, Chairmen 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

 

Sl.

Name of the Committee

Whether  elected or nominated

No. of members

Term

1

2

3

4

5

1.    

Business Advisory Committee

Nominated

11 (including Chairman & Deputy Chairman)

Till reconstituted

2.    

Committee of Privileges

Nominated

10

-do-

3.    

Committee on Petitions

Nominated

10

-do-

4.    

Committee on Rules

Nominated

16

-do-

5.    

Committee on Subordinate Legislation

Nominated

15

-do-

6.    

Committee on Government Assurances

Nominated

10

-do-

7.    

House Committee

Nominated

7

-do-

8.    

General Purposes Committee

Nominated

@@

*

9.    

Committee on Papers Laid on the Table

Nominated

10

Till reconstituted

10.    

Committee on MPLAD Scheme

Nominated

10

Tenure of the Members (in RS)

11.    

Ethics Committee

Nominated

10

Till reconstituted

12.    

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, Chairman of all Standing Committees of the Rajya Sabha, Leaders of recognized parties and groups and such other members as may be nominated by the Chairman.

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

 

 


Joint Committess

 

        Sl.

Name of the Committee

Whether elected or nominated

No. of members

Term

1

2

3

4

5

1.    

Joint Committee on Salaries and Allowances of Members of Parliament

Nominated

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

One year

2.    

Joint Committee on offices of Profit

Elected

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

Co-terminus with the life of Lok Sabha

3.    

Committee on the Empowerment of Women

Nominated

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

One year

4.    

Joint Parliamentary Committee on the functioning of Wakf Boards

Nominated

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

No fixed tenure

5.    

Joint Committee on Security in Parliament House complex

Nominated

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

No fixed tenure