Definition of Committee. Meaning of Committee. Synonyms of Committee

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Definition of Committee

Committee
Committee Com`mit*tee", n. [From Commit, v. t.] (Law) One to whom the charge of the person or estate of another, as of a lunatic, is committed by suitable authority; a guardian.

Meaning of Committee from wikipedia

- A committee (or "commission") is a body of one or more persons that is subordinate to a deliberative ****embly. Usually, the ****embly sends matters into...
- Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC, or House Committee on Un-American Activities, or HCUA) was an investigative committee of the United States House...
- In the election politics of the United States, an exploratory committee is an organization established to help determine whether a potential candidate...
- The Committee of Public Safety (French: Comité de salut public), created in April 1793 by the National Convention and then restructured in July 1793,...
- The United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs (formerly the Committee on Banking and Currency) has jurisdiction over matters...
- Committee on Ways and Means is the chief tax-writing committee of the United States House of Representatives. Members of the Ways and Means Committee...
- The United States Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (sometimes referred to as the Intelligence Committee or SSCI) is dedicated to overseeing the...
- The Committee on Energy and Commerce is one of the oldest standing committees of the United States House of Representatives. Established in 1795, it has...
- The United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, informally the Senate Judiciary Committee, is a standing committee of 22 U.S. Senators whose role...
- The Committee on Armed Services (sometimes abbreviated SASC for Senate Armed Services Committee on its Web site) is a committee of the United States Senate...
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