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Chapter 5 Standing And Select Committees: 40 Meetings With House Of Representatives Committees



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CHAPTER 5

STANDING AND SELECT COMMITTEES

General committee provisions

40 Meetings with House of Representatives committees

(1) A committee may not confer or sit with a committee of the House of Representatives except by order of the Senate.

(2) When such an order has been made, it shall be communicated by message to the House of Representatives with a request that leave be given to the committee of that House to confer or sit with the committee of the Senate.

(3) A committee permitted or directed to confer with a committee of the House of Representatives may confer by writing or orally.

(4) Proceedings of a conference or joint sitting of a committee of the Senate and a committee of the House of Representatives shall be reported to the Senate by its committee.