Appointment of Committees

18.—(1) The Board may appoint such committees from its members as it thinks fit, and may appoint, as additional members of any committee, persons, not being governors, whom it considers to be specially fitted to assist the work of the committee, and such persons shall hold office for such period and on such terms as the Board may determine.

(2) The Board may, except where contrary provision is made elsewhere in this Order, delegate any or all of the functions contained in Article 19 to any committee appointed under paragraph (1) above, appoint the convenor of each committee, fix the quorum of each committee, confer on each committee any of its powers and give each committee any instructions as may appear expedient to it.