Federal Advisory Committees: An Overview

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This report provides a legislative and executive-branch history of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. It then discusses a variety of studies about the design and utility of such advisory bodies. The report then offers possible design elements for an advisory body, and then analyzes possible modifications to the Federal Advisory Committee Act.

Creator(s): Ginsberg, Wendy R.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: January 24, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Ginsberg, Wendy R.

Analyst in American National Government

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: January 24, 2011
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United States
Description:

This report provides a legislative and executive-branch history of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. It then discusses a variety of studies about the design and utility of such advisory bodies. The report then offers possible design elements for an advisory body, and then analyzes possible modifications to the Federal Advisory Committee Act.

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25 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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