Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations (ECSPP)
Rules and procedures
WHO Expert Committees are governed through rules and procedures. Regulations for Expert Advisory Panels and Committees can be found in the WHO Basic Documents. More importantly they can be found in the WHO Constitution. Reference is made to Expert Committees in Chapter V, Article 18, as well as in Chapter VIII, Articles 38-40. In addition to the Constitution, regulations for Expert Advisory Panels and Committees are also included in a special Annex entitled Rules of Procedure for Expert Committees in the Regulations for Expert Advisory Panels and Committees.