Standing Committees of the local (see Article 9 in our bylaws).
(A standing committee is a permanent committee, designated to work on sustained and continuous basis. There are at least one co-chairs elected by members of a standing committee, with one co-chair by default being an executive committee member. Every year members of a standing committee elect their co-chair, soon after they start to meet past the April Annual General Membership Meeting.
Special Committees: Working/Ad-Hoc/Joint Committees (formed by members to accomplish a task or sustain a practice outside of and in addition to the mandated standing committee structure)