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management committee, noun phrase

In historical contexts. A committee consisting of appointed or elected members, or both, being responsible for the administration of a ‘coloured’ or Indian township or area (see group area noun phrase sense 1). Also attributive.
1963 Local Authorities Ordinance in Ord. of Prov. of Cape of G.H. II. 2124The Administrator may..establish for any group area (other than a group area for the white group)..within the area of jurisdiction of a local authority,..either a consultative committee or management committee...Any such..committee shall consist wholly of members of the group for which such group area or group areas have been established...Any management committee shall within the area for which it has been established have such powers, functions and duties of the local authority..as may be conferred..upon it by or under regulation.
1991 D. Fox in Weekly Mail 15 Dec. 12We need to raise some money to replace the floor in the village hall, otherwise the management committee will be holding their meetings below ground.
A committee consisting of appointed or elected members, or both, being responsible for the administration of a ‘coloured’ or Indian township or area (see group areanoun phrase1). Also attributive.

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