697. Functions of other sessional committees.

The Committee of Selection1 selects and proposes to the House of Lords the names of lords to serve on each select committee of the House of Lords and the Lords members of joint committees, except in the case of any committee which is otherwise provided for by statute or by order of the House2. It may propose the name of a lord to be chairman of any select committee of the House3. The committee also selects and proposes to the House the panel of lords to act as deputy chairmen of committees for each session4.

The Procedure Committee considers any