The committee shall consider the general policy of the Council of Europe and all political matters which fall within the competence of the Organisation. It shall report on urgent political situations and crises in Council of Europe member states.
In January 2020, Cheryl Gillan (United Kingdom, EC/DA) was elected as Chairperson of the Committee.
Terms of reference
The committee scrutinises political matters falling within the Council of Europe's mandate and deals with urgent political situations and crises in the organisation's member states.
Members of the committee
Members of the sub-committees