Federal Ministries & Overseeing NASS Committees

February 15, 2016

24 Federal Ministries, 66 Senate Committees and 96 House of Reps Committees

Finance Ministry has highest number of overseeing committees in the Federal House of Reps;

while Science & Technology, Solid Minerals and Water Resources Ministries each have just 1 committee apiece in the two legislative Houses.

Budget and National Planning, with 6 committees in each legislature, has the highest number of committees in the Senate. However, Finance Ministry has a total of 15 committees, making it the federal ministry with the highest number of committees in the National Assembly

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Miscellaneous committees that do not fall under any particular federal ministry are as follows:

Miscellaneous (Senate)

  • INEC

  • Ethics & Privileges

  • Inter-Parliamentary Affairs

  • Rules & Business

  • Senate Services

  • Special Duties

Miscellaneous (Reps)

  • Constituency Outreach

  • Delegated Legislation

  • Ethics and Privileges

  • Electoral Matters and Political

  • Party Matters

  • Legislative Budget and Research

  • Legislative Compliance

  • Rules and Business

  • Special Duties

  • Public Petitions

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