United States Code

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§ 2286.
Termination of committees
The Secretary shall terminate any advisory committee upon a finding that any such advisory committee—
(1)
has expended funds in excess of its estimated annual operating costs by more than 10 per centum or $500, whichever is greater, without the prior approval of the Secretary pursuant to the provisions of section 2285 of this title;
(2)
has failed to file all reports required under the provisions of chapter 10 of title 5 or this chapter;
(3)
has failed to meet for two consecutive years;
(4)
is responsible for functions that otherwise would be or should be performed by Federal employees; or
(5)
does not serve or has ceased to serve an essential public function.
(Pub. L. 95–113, title XVIII, § 1806, Sept. 29, 1977, 91 Stat. 1042; Pub. L. 97–98, title XI, § 1116(a), Dec. 22, 1981, 95 Stat. 1271; Pub. L. 117–286, § 4(a)(30), Dec. 27, 2022, 136 Stat. 4308.)
cite as: 7 USC 2286