The Subject Committee on Public Health, Irrigation, Power and Public Works (B&R) consists of not more than nine Members including Chairperson. The Committee is nominated by the Speaker for one year. The Committee may scrutinize the demands for grants and examine the working of these departments and to suggest measures for improvement in administration and in different programmes/schemes/projects, legislation and to advise Government on a policy or legislation on which Government may consult a Committee. It may also discuss generally and formulate views on-
(a) State’s Five Year Plan Programmes relating to these departments and their implementation
(b) Reports of Public Undertakings under these departments
(c) Reports of any statutory or other body, including any Commission of Inquiry, which are laid before the House relating to these departments
(d) Annual Performance Reports of these departments.