The Religious Endowments Act,1863
Section 7. Appointment of committees
In all cases described in Section 3 of this Act the State Government shall once for all appoint one or more committees in every division or district to take the place, and to exercise the powers, of the Board of Revenue and the local agents under the Regulations hereby repeated.
Such committee shall consist of three or more persons, and shall perform all the duties imposed on such Board and local agents, except in respect of any property, which is specially provided for under Section 21 of this Act.