ANU Ceremonial and Naming Committee

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ANU Ceremonial and Naming Committee

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  • Naming Committee

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Dates of existence

1960 - 1983


The Ceremonial and Naming Committee was established by Council resolution on 11 November 1960 to consider questions of ceremonial and academic dress and the naming of buildings. Its membership included Council members and from 1968 the holder of the ceremonial position of Esquire Bedell. On 13 February 1970 it was reconstituted as the Naming Committee. It was abolished by Council resolution on 13 May 1983 with its functions to be assumed by the Buildings and Grounds Committee.


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