(a) The Council may appoint Boards and Committees, and may delegate to such Boards and Committees such of its powers as it may think fit, and may also dissolve them. The constitution of each Board or Committee, and the appointment and tenure of the Chairman, Vice-Chairman and members thereof, and the quorum for the transaction of its business, shall be determined by the Council.
Every Board or Committee appointed under this Article shall report to the Council, and shall, in the exercise of the powers delegated to it, conform to such regulations or directions as the Council may, by Standing Orders or otherwise, from time to time prescribe or impose. Vacancies occurring on any Board or Committee shall be filled in such manner as the Council may determine.
(b) The main Boards or Committees appointed by the Council to exercise delegated executive powers shall be up to six in number and their Chairman shall be ex officio Council Members in accordance with Articles 7.1, 7.2 and 7.3.