Committee of the Whole House


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Committee of the Whole House

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(Parliamentary Procedure) (in Britain) an informal sitting of the House of Commons to discuss and amend a bill
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My dear Mrs Veneering, do let us resolve ourselves into a Committee of the whole House on the subject.
And this,' pursues the sprightly one, 'is a Committee of the whole House to what-you-may-call-it--elicit, I suppose--the voice of Society.
He also referred to Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa's presence in an in-camera meeting of the Committee of the Whole House along with intelligence chiefs.
The private bill, sponsored by Abdul Rasheed Taiwo (APC, Owode-Onire), was p4 and assed after clause by clause consideration by the Committee of the Whole House.
Mr Rabbani had made it clear that it had nothing to do with Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa's visit to the house to attend an in-camera session of the committee of the whole house, but it had been going on for a long time even when he (Gen Bajwa) was not holding the present position.
Referring to the recent in-camera briefing of Chief of Army Staff to the Senate Committee of the Whole House on national security, he said that for the first time in the history of the country an Army Chief went to Senate, showing respect to democracy.
ISLAMABAD -- The military leadership while briefing the Senate Committee of the Whole House on the national security during an extraordinary in-camera session stated that military courts had managed to decide 274 cases and had awarded 161 death sentences.
The Committee of the Whole House was constituted 'to prepare policy guidelines in light of the emerging regional realities and the role of the United States.
On Tuesday, General Bajwa briefed the Senate Committee of the Whole House on national security matters.
19 (ANI): Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Jawed Bajwa and other senior army officers briefed the Senate Committee of the Whole House on national security in an extraordinary in-camera session on Tuesday.
Qamar Javed Bajwa, briefed the Senate Committee of the Whole House in Islamabad on Tuesday on matters pertaining to national security.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONSOn the afternoon of November 29, 1963 two weeks to Kenya gaining independence the Minister of State for Pan African Affairs Mbiyu Koinange brought "Special Instructions" to the Committee of the Whole House seeking to have a new clause to deal with "prohibition of displaying of flag".
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