Commission of the Roman Curia
pontifical commission ( Latin: pontificia commissio) is a committee of Catholic experts convened by the Pope for a specific purpose. The following is a list of commissions, the dates they began and the pope who established.
Former pontifical commissions include:
Pontifical Commission for Russia (1925 Pope
Pius XI - 1993 Pope John Paul II). Pontifical Commission for the Drafting of the Code of Eastern Canon Law (1935 Pope
Pius XI - 1991 Pope John Paul II).
Pontifical Commission on Birth Control (1963 Pope John XXIII - 1968 Pope Paul VI).
Pontifical Commission for the Cultural Heritage of the Church (1988 Pope John Paul II - 2012 Pope Benedict XVI).
Pontifical Commission (1988 Pope Ecclesia Dei John Paul II - 2017 Pope Francis) Pontifical Commission for Reference on the Institute for Works of Religion (2013 Pope
Francis - 2014 Pope Francis). Pontifical Commission for Reference on the Organisation of the Economic-Administrative Structure of the Holy See (2013 Pope Francis - 2014 Pope Francis).