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Meaning of "Committee of the Whole House" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE

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Committee of the Whole House is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Committee of the Whole House

In the United Kingdom House of Commons, the Committee of the Whole House is used instead of a standing committee for the clause-by-clause debate of important or contentious bills. The sitting is presided over by the Chairman of Ways and Means, rather than the Speaker of the House. In the United Kingdom House of Lords, the Committee of the Whole House examines the majority of bills.

Definition of Committee of the Whole House in the English dictionary

The definition of Committee of the Whole House in the dictionary is an informal sitting of the House of Commons to discuss and amend a bill.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE

Committee of the Whole

WORDS THAT END LIKE COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE

Acid House
Admiralty House
Broadcasting House
Chatsworth House
clerk of the House
Father of the House
Government House
Harewood House
house
Kenwood House
Mansion House
Osborne House
Queen´s House
Somerset House
Syon House
the House
the Mansion House
the White House
Trinity House
White House
Wilton House

Synonyms and antonyms of Committee of the Whole House in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Committee of the Whole House» into 25 languages

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Find out the translation of Committee of the Whole House to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Committee of the Whole House from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Committee of the Whole House» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

整个房子的委员会
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Comité de Toda la Casa
570 millions of speakers

English

Committee of the Whole House
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पूरे घर की समिति
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جنة من البيت الجامع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Комитет полного Дом
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Comitê da Whole House
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সমগ্র হাউস কমিটি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Comité plénier
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jawatankuasa Rumah Seluruh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ausschuss der das ganze Haus
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

家全体の委員会
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

집 전체 의 위원회
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Komite Gedung Utama
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Ủy ban của Whole House
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

முழு ஹவுஸ் குழு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संपूर्ण सदन समिती
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bütün Topluluk Komitesi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Comitato di tutta la casa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Komitet cały dom
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Комітет повного Дом
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Comitetul de toată casa
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Επιτροπή του ολόκληρο το Σώμα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Komitee van die Hele Huis
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Kommitté Hela huset
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Komiteen av hele huset
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Committee of the Whole House

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE»

The term «Committee of the Whole House» is quite widely used and occupies the 43.190 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Committee of the Whole House

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE»

Discover the use of Committee of the Whole House in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Committee of the Whole House and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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How Our Laws Are Made
The House then acts on the bill and any amendments adopted by the Committee of the Whole. HOUSE ACTION Debate on a bill in the House is cut off by moving and ordering "the previous question". All debate is cut off on the bill if this motion  ...
Charles W. Johnson, 1999
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Resolutions Reported from the Committee of the Whole House
-(East Indies.) RESOLUTIONS Reported from the Committee of the whole House, to - Whom it Was referred to consider of the Affairs of' The EAST INDIA COMPANY. Orderrcl, by The House of Commons, to be printed, 3 June 1813. 1. Resolved ...
‎1813
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journal of the house of representatives of the united stat
Resolved, That this House will, to-morrow, again resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole House on the said report and resolutions. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 8, 1806. The House, according to the order of the day, again resolved itself into ...
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Journal of the House of Representatives of the United ...
Resolved, That this House will, to-morrow, again resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole House on the said report and resolutions. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 8, 1806. The House, according to the order of the day, again resolved itself into ...
United States. Congress. House, 1826
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Journals of the House of Commons
... be read a Second Time. Ordered, That the said Bill be read a Second Time To- morrow Morning. Ordered, That the Order of the Day, for the House to resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider further of Ways and Means ...
Great Britain House of Commons, 1796
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Journals of the House of Lords
Clai-wortby and Sir P/Jillip Stap/cton, concerning _ Committee of the whole House. Course o thi' the seducing, milleading, or discontenting His Majesty's Parliament. 0rrT))'t{ll[Zlnth:"$l(1){k[ht<K:sP-czls? or concerning any Practice " Pleasure, ...
Great Britain House of Lords, 1628
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House of Representatives of the United States
... house know as the Committee of the Whole (formally, the committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union). Every Representative is a member of the Committee of the Whole, and it is in this Committee, meeting in the House chamber ...
N. O. Sneider, 2001
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Minutes of the evidence taken before a committee of the ...
Great Britain (1760-1820, George III). House of Commons. The Evidence being closed on the Petition now under Consideration, The Counsel was heard to observe thereon. And then he was directed to withdraw. The COMMITTEE was moved, ...
Great Britain (1760-1820, George III). House of Commons, 1789
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Congressional Record, V. 153, PT. 1, January 4, 2007 to ...
Referred to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union. [Filed on December 29, 2006] Mr. TOM DAVIS of Virginia: Committee on Government Reform. Activities of the House Committee on Government Reform for the 109th ...
U S Congress, Congress (U.S.), 2010
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House Documents
SEC. XII — COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE The speech, messages, and other matters of §326. Parliamentary great concernment are usually re- usage as to Committee f* l . /~t ... n ,1 ttti i of the whole. ierred to a Committee of the Whole House (6 ...
United States. Congress. House of Representatives, 1856

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Committee of the Whole House is used in the context of the following news items.
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Rabbani's vision of Senate's 'majesty' about to be realised
Second, committee of the whole House, which includes the entire membership of the House of Commons. Senate Rules did not provide for this ... «The News International, Jul 15»
2
The same old PUP!
... same way that it becomes the committee room when the House meets as a Committee of the Whole House . If Senators sitting in the galleries ... «The Guardian, Belize, Jul 15»
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David Maddox: Labour's SNP lesson as 'Scots voice'
... the Smith Commission proposals as any other bill but, being constitutional, it is a committee of the whole House which means all MPs have to ... «Scotsman, Jun 15»
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Constitution itself can't avert adventurism: Rabbani
Senate Rules have been amended to provide the conversion of the house into committee (Committee of the Whole House) to debate the issues ... «The Nation, Jun 15»
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House delays debate on DNA Bill
"In any event, amendments can be made when the House resolves itself into a committee of the whole House to consider the Bill clause by ... «Jamaica Observer, Jun 15»
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Westminster warns of Scottish fiscal autonomy “shambles”
The Scotland Bill begins its committee stage today, and is being processed by a committee of the whole House. The committee stage is ... «Public Finance, Jun 15»
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'Smith pledges not delivered by Scotland Bill', David Mundell is …
... people of Scotland voted for?” The Bill will now be debated clause by clause in a committee of the whole House. 1141 113 View 2 comments ... «The National, Jun 15»
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How Far Is Kenya From Ethiopia? Chronicles of an Exiled Journalist
House moves to a committee of the whole House amid noise from opposition members." In my mind, a roaring Parliament is what I wish for my ... «AllAfrica.com, Jun 15»
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Rep. John George Jackson argues many laws 'defective,' June 1, 1813
Instead, the Committee of the Whole House or various select committees reviewed matters relating to the federal judiciary on an ad hoc basis. «Politico, May 15»
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Reps repeal Audit Act of 1956
... Public Accounts and Justice by Adeola and the successful consideration of the report by a committee of the whole House and an accelerated ... «National Mirror, May 15»

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