Formal body affiliation ontology

IRI:
http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/
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  1. Classes
  2. Object Properties
  3. Data Properties
  4. Namespace Declarations

Classes

Affiliationc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/Affiliation

A person or group's affiliation to a group between between two dates. Might be a membership of a committee or a whipping to a party.
has sub-classes
FormalBodyAffiliationc

AlternateMembershipc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/AlternateMembership

Alternate Members act as substitutes when other members can't attend. The Lords Procedure Committee is supplemented by one alternate for each party group of backbench members and one for the Crossbenchers, plus an alternate for the Convenor. They receive papers, and are entitled to attend if any of the relevant members cannot, and if necessary to vote.
has super-classes
FormalBodyAffiliationc

Chairc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/Chair

Used to describe the chair of a formal body.
has super-classes
FormalBodyPositionc

CommitteeClerkc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/CommitteeClerk

Used to describe the clerk of a formal body.
has super-classes
FormalBodyPositionc

CooptedMembershipc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/CooptedMembership

A member of committee who might only be invited to join on occasion. e.g. the Executive Committee might occasionally co-opt the Director of the Parliamentary Digital Service and/or Parliamentary Security Director into its membership. Note that as MNIS only deals with members of house, co-opted membership is not present.
has super-classes
FormalBodyAffiliationc

ExOfficioMembershipc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/ExOfficioMembership

Ex-oficio are members appointed by virtue of roles or positions, by convention. Some Ministers are appointed ex-officio members of committees. e.g. Government and Opposition Whips regularly serve on the Finance and Services and Administration Committees; specific government Ministers are members of, but by convention do not attend meetings of, the Committee of Public Accounts and the Environmental Audit Committee, and successive Leaders of the House chaired the Select Committee on Modernisation of the House of Commons between 1997 and 2010.
has super-classes
FormalBodyAffiliationc

ExternalExpertc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/ExternalExpert

Formal bodies can contract subject matter experts for the duration of an inquiry.
has super-classes
FormalBodyPositionc

FormalBodyAffiliationc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/FormalBodyAffiliation

Specialises affiliations to formal bodies. In most cases this membership is drawn from the backbenches.
has super-classes
Affiliationc
has sub-classes
AlternateMembershipc, CooptedMembershipc, ExOfficioMembershipc

FormalBodyPositionc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/FormalBodyPosition

Specialises positions to formal bodies.
has super-classes
Positionc
has sub-classes
Chairc, CommitteeClerkc, ExternalExpertc, InternalExpertc

InternalExpertc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/InternalExpert

Formal bodies often appoint subject matter experts. The role is normally described as committee specialist within Parliament.
has super-classes
FormalBodyPositionc

Positionc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/Position

A position in a group that persists over time which can be occupied by different people at different times e.g. many people have been Foreign Secretary.
has sub-classes
FormalBodyPositionc

Namespace Declarations back to ToC

default namespace
http://parliament.uk/ontologies/formal-body-affiliation/
owl
http://www.w3.org/2002/07/owl#
rdf
http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#
rdfs
http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#
terms
http://purl.org/dc/terms/
xsd
http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#

This HTML document was obtained by processing the OWL ontology source code through LODE, Live OWL Documentation Environment, developed by Silvio Peroni.