Committee on Petitions
Committee on Petitions consists of 15 members nominated by the Speaker.
A Minister is not nominated to this Committee.
The function of the Committee is to consider and report on petitions presented to the House.
Besides, it also considers representations from individuals and associations, etc. on subjects which are not covered by the rules relating to petitions and gives directions for their disposal.
The Rajya Sabha committee consists of 10 members.