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ISLAMABAD -- Three periodical reports of the Standing Committees regarding energy conservation, health services and Parliamentary Affairs were presented in the National Assembly on Wednesday.
Taking in view his vast experience in economic policy-making, the members of the Standing Committee had no qualms in unanimously voting him as the new Chairperson.
During the four-day sitting, six bills received first and second reading and were referred to standing committees.
The selection of representatives of private enterprises as standing committee members is regarded as the State's confirmation to the development of private economy, which will help private enterprises gain precious political resources to catch up with the state-owned enterprises in terms of market competitiveness and risk resistance capacity.
Raja, Kanimozhi and Suresh Kalmadi have been made members of the Parliamentary Standing Committees on Energy, Home Affairs and External Affairs respectively.
The Institute urges the Standing Committee to adopt the following recommendations in its next budget:
After the briefing chairman HIT apprised the Standing Committee on contributions made by HIT in strengthening the defence of Pakistan and also highlighted the commercial potential of HIT by utilizing surplus capacity.
The Council of chairmen meeting was attended by a large number of standing committee heads who discussed their issues including improvement of basic amenities, minutes, working papers and so on and urged for live coverage of committee proceedings.
For the Chairmanship of Senate Standing Committee on Defence Production, Senator Mian Raza Rabbani proposed the name of Senator Dr.
Ralegan Siddhi, Dec 9(ANI): Veteran social activist Anna Hazare today strongly lashed out at the Central government and Parliamentary Standing Committee for 'betraying' the people by drafting a 'weak' Lokpal Bill.
8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Allan Joseph of Rogers Joseph O'Donnell of San Francisco has been appointed to serve as the Chair of the American Bar Association Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary, for a one-year term beginning in August 2011.

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