Joint committee

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(Parliamentary Practice) a committee composed of members of the two houses of a legislative body, for the appointment of which concurrent resolutions of the two houses are necessary.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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In a statement, DILG Undersecretary Jonathan Malaya said that based on the recommendation of the Department of Justice (DOJ), Interior Secretary Eduardo Ano and Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra have created a joint committee "to review the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) and the Uniform Policy and Guidelines on the computation of credits and allowances provided under Republic Act 10592."
The Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) have created a joint committee to review the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) for the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA) which shortens the prison sentences of inmates based on their good behavior while serving time.
Maung Thinn of Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) from Meiktila constituency said on August 15 at Union Parliament that the constitution amendment joint committee did not respect or abide by the law.
Sulaymaniyah / NINA /- The joint committee between the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) and the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) are scheduled to hold a meeting to discuss the normalization of the situation in the province of Kirkuk.
The resolution of the House followed the presentation of the report of the joint committee on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs and Ethics, Privileges and Judiciary by its Chairman, Barrister Abdul Gafar Ayinla at the Floor of the House.
Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah presides the Kuwaiti side during the Preparatory meeting KUWAIT, May 12 (KUNA) -- Preparatory meetings of the 7th session of the Kuwaiti-Iraqi joint committee kicked off in Kuwait on Sunday.
The implementation of this annual exercise comes on the sidelines of the meetings of the Omani-Iranian Military Friendship Joint Committee being held in Muscat during 13 to 19 April 2019.
Dodek, The Charter Debates: The Special Joint Committee on the Constitution, 1980-81, and the Making of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, headed on Monday to the Omani capital, Muscat, to partake in the 14th edition of the meetings of the Egyptian-Omani joint committee, and led the Egyptian meetings delegation.
BEIJING -- China-Saudi Arabia High-Level Joint Committee, an important platform for cooperation, Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng Friday said during the third meeting of the joint committee co-chaired with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud in Beijing here.
Summary: Industry Minister Wael Abu Faour Wednesday issued a decision setting out the aims of a newly formed joint committee between his ministry and the Litani River Authority, a statement from the ministry reported.
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