List of Important Committees in India- 2018 (Part - 1) (Download PDF)


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Banking Committees - DR Gadgil Committee for Agricultural Finance, Godwala Committee for Rural Finance, ML Dantwala Committee for Regional Rural Banks, SS Nadkarni Committee for Trading In Public Sector Banks.

  • Venketaiya Committee for Review of Rural Financing System

  • Bhide Committee for Coordination between Commercial Banks and SFC’s

  • AK Bhuchar Committee for Coordination between Term Lending Institutions and Commercial Banks.

  • R. Jilani Committee for Inspection System in Banks

  • Goiporia Committee for Customer Service in Banks

  • LC Gupta Committee for Financial Derivatives

  • James Raj Committee for Functioning Of Public Sector Banks

  • Vipin Malik Committee for Consolidated Accounting by Banks

  • A Ghosh Committee for Frauds & Malpractices in Banks

  • BD Thakar Committee for Job Criteria in Bank Loans (Approach)

  • A K Khandelwal for HR Issues of Public Sector Banks

  • R. H. Khan Committee for Harmonization of the Role of Financial Institution in Banks

  • Usha Thorat Panel for Financial Inclusion

  • Chatalier Committee for Finance to Small Scale Industry

  • K Madhav Das Committee for Urban Cooperative Banks

  • R S Saria Committee for Agricultural Finance and Cooperative Society

  • SS Kohli Committee for Rationalization of Staff Strength in Banks

  • J. V. Shetty Committee for Consortium Lending by Banks

  • I. T. Vaz Committee for Norms for Working Capital Finance by Banks

  • Y. V. Reddy Committee for Financial Aggregate System

  • M Damodaran Committee for Customer Service in Banks

  • Pillai Committee for Pay Scales of Bank Officers

  • Rangrajan Committee & Rajamannar Committee for Computerization of Banking Industry, Changes In Banking Laws, Bouncing of Cheques Etc.

  • Cook Committee (On Behalf Of BIS – Under Basel Committee) for Capital Adequacy Of Banks

  • Pendarkar Committee for Review the System of Inspection Of Commercial, RRB And Urban Cooperative Banks

  • Dave Committee for Mutual Funds (Functioning)

Taxation Committees

  • Rakesh Mohan Committee for Small Savings: Tax and Interest Rates

  • Arbind Modi Committee for simplifying Income Tax Laws

  • R V Easwar Committee to simplify Income Tax Act 1961. Defer contentious Income Computation and Disclosure Standards (ICDS). Reduce TDS to 5%. Most of the processes of the income-tax department should be conducted electronically to minimize human interface.

  • Akhilesh Ranjan Committee on E-Commerce to examine the business models for E-Commerce, identify the direct tax issue in relation to e-commerce transaction and provide suggestion.

  • M Vinod Kumar Committee to Review of GST laws

Committee on GST

  • Chairperson Dr. Amit Mitra

  • Purpose To frame rules for roll out of the ambitious GST regime in order to create boundary less one national market for tax collection.

Sports Committees

  • Injeti Srinivas Committee: To frame National Sports Code

  • Abhinav Bindra Committee: To probe into Rio Games debacle of Indian shooters.

  • Rao Inderjit Singh Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) to bring development and upliftment of Physically Challenged Sports, Athletes With mobility disabilities, Amputations, Blindness & Cerebral Palsy.

  • R M Lodha Panel on BCCI Reforms to restore the glory of the game Cricket by putting an end to excesses and imbalances, corruption and red tapism and reforming BCCI by making its functioning transparent. To determine punishments for those named in the Mudgal Committee report and to recommend reforms for cricket in India particularly suggesting amendments to the processes followed by BCCI with a view to prevent sporting frauds

  • Mudgal Committee: To investigate irregularities in the IPL and BCCI following the spot-fixing scandal.

Defence Committees

  • Ashok Kumar High Level Committee to find out the extent of Scorpene submarine data leak and the damage to the Navy.

  • Sri Madhukar Gupta High Powered Committee of the National Security Council for strengthening border protection and addressing the issue Of gaps and vulnerability in border fencing along Indo — Pakistan Border.

Justice B N Srikrishna Committee

  • Review institutionalisation of arbitration mechanism in India.

KS Valdiya Committee

  • To study existence of Saraswati river

Bikbek Debroy Committee

  • Restructuring of Indian Railways.
  • Recommended to merge Railway budget with General Budget

Sivaramakrishnan Committee

  • Submit report to build the capital city of Andhra Pradesh, Submit Report to build the capital city for Andhra Pradesh
  • Chandan Sinha Panel Proposes
  • To Hedging Commodities in Global Markets

Sudhir Shrivastava Committee

  • To Curb Custodial Deaths

George Kurien Committee

  • To give minority status to Hindus in 8 Hindu minority states

Sushil Chandra Committee

  • To Investigate Paradise Paper Data

Jaitley-Led Committee

  • To inspect mergers of PSBs

PV Reddi Committee

  • To Examine Pay Hike Issue of Lower Court Judges

First State in India to Set up Family Welfare District Committees –

  • Tripura

Ajay Shankar Committee

  • To review functioning of PPP Cell

  • Background It submitted its report to the Department of Industrial Policy Promotion, on February, 2016.

  • Recommendations: Committee recommended that a Standing Committee on Regulatory Affairs should be set up to advise the government on issues with regulators, and carry out independent regulatory impact assessments. Inventory of Clearances -several clearances are required from the central and state governments

Prof. NR Madhava Menon Panel

  • Reported guidelines for regulating expenditure and content of advertisement in govt. ads

BB Tandon Committee

  • To regulate government advertisements in accordance to Supreme Court

H Devaraj Committee

  • Reported most deemed university

Hari Gautam Committee

  • To review the status of UGC

H R Khan Panel

  • To evaluate unclaimed PPF and Post Office Savings

V V Daga Committee

  • To conduct forensic audit of NSEL

Ramanujam Committee

  • To avoid obsolete laws

Justice SB Sinha (One Member Commission)

  • To Probe 2006 Meerut Fire Tragedy

Suresh Prabhu Committee

  • To review gas pricing formula

RS Sharma Expert Committee

  • To review the Company (Cost Records and Cost Audits) Rules 2014

Justice MB Shah

  • On Black Money

Deepak Mohanty Committee

  • Data and Information Management in the RBI.

  • The Government may consider a deposit scheme for the girl child – SukanyaShiksha - as a welfare measure. A scheme of ‘Gold KCC’ (kisan credit card) with higher flexibility for borrowers with prompt repayment records.

  • An affordable technology aided universal crop insurance scheme for marginal and small farmers for all crops with a monetary ceiling of Rs. 200,000 at a nominal premium to end agrarian distress. A geographical information system (GIS) to map all banking access points. To step up the self-help group (SHG) -bank linkage programme (SBLP) initiated by NABARD. NPCI to develop a multilingual mobile application for customers.

  • Account opening for females to be made easy

  • Link biometric identifier like Aadhar

  • Digitisation of land records

  • SMS acknowledgement and disposal of customer services

Arvind Mayaram Committee

  • To clear definition to the FDI and FII

Nachiket Mor Committee

  • To permit NBFC’s to work as Business correspondence

P J Nayak Committee

  • Governance of Boards of Bank in India

Justice CS Dharmadhikari Committee

  • Recommended complete ban on dance bars in hotels and restaurants.

Pratyush Sinha

  • To assess compensation for coal blocks.

Jairam Ramesh

  • On sustainable development

T. K. Vishwanathan Committee

  • To provide Bankruptcy code for small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

K. V. Kamath Panel

  • To examine the financial architecture for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector.

Gopalakrishna Committee

  • on Capacity Building in Banks and non-Banks

G N Bajpai Committee

  • Guidelines for National Pension System (NPS) schemes in private sector.

Scientist Raghunath Anant Mashelkar Panel

  • To recommend best technologies for “Swachh Bharat” national sanitation campaign.

- Published/Last Modified on: May 30, 2018

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