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Advisory Committee Management Office


Laws and Regulations


There are multiple laws and regulations that govern Advisory Committees and their operation.  What follows is a listing of materials that may be useful to committee members.  Additionally, you may find these materials at the General Services Administration along with additional contextual information, however if you are aware of the specific statute you are looking for you may find it below.


General Services Administration : Federal Advisory Committee Act 

General Services Administration : Government in the Sunshine Act 

General Services Administration : Executive Order 12024 

General Services Administration : Executive Order 12838 

General Services Administration : OMB Circular A-135 Guidance and Instructions on Managing FACs 

General Services Administration : FACA Final Rule 

General Services Administration : Unfunded Mandates Reform Act 

General Services Administration : Instructions for Implementing Section 204 of Title II of P.L. 104-4 

Department of Justice : Freedom of Information Act 

Department of Justice : Privacy Act of 1974 

Government Printing Office : Administrative Dispute Resolution Act of 1996 


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