The Parliamentary Committees

1. Which of these is not a part of the Committee to Inquire?

Committee on Petitions
Committee of Privileges
Public Account Committee
Ethics Committee

2. Committee on Public Undertakings is a part of which Committee?

Committee to Inquire
Financial Committee
Committees to Scrutinize and Control
Adhoc Committee

3. Parliamentary Committees function according to the

Rules of the two Houses
Constitution
Rules decided by Speaker
None of the above

4. Standing Committees can be classified into how many categories?

Six
Two
Ten
None of the above

5. Which of the following is not a rule the Parliamentary Committees work by?

Parliamentary Committee is one that is appointed or elected by the House or nominated by the Speaker/Chairperson
works under the directions of the Speaker/Chairperson
Presents reports to the House or to the Speaker/Chairman
All of the Above

6. Under whose recommendation was the First Estimated Committee established in Post-Independence era?

John Mathai
Lal Bahadur Shashtri
Jawaharlal Nehru
None of the above

7. Which committee examines the petitions on bills and on matters of General Public Importance?

Committee on Petitions
Committee on Privileges
Ethics Committee
Committee on Government Assurances

8. How many members of the Lok Sabha can be a part of the Committee of Privileges?

10
15
20
25

9. When was the Public Accounts Committee established?

1919
1921
1953
1948

10. Which committee regulates the programme and time table of the /house?

Business Advisory Committee
Rules Committee
Committee on Papers laid on the table
Rules Committee