Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993
4.Appointment of Chairperson and other Members.-
(1) The Chairperson and other Members shall be appointed by the President by warrant under his hand and seal:
Provided that every appointment under \this sub-section shall be made after obtaining the recommendations of a Committee consisting of-
(a) the Prime Minister -chairperson.
(b) Speaker of the House of the people - member;
(c) Minister in-charge of the Ministry of Home affairs in the Government of India -member;
(d) Leader of the Opposition on in the House of the People -member;
(e) Leader of the Opposition in the Council of States -member
(f) Deputy Chairperson of the Council of states -member:
Provided further that no sitting Judge of the Supreme Court or sitting Justice of a High Court shall be appointed except after consultation with the Chief Justice of India.
(2) No appointment of a Chairperson or a Member shall be invalid merely by reason of any vacancy in the Committee.