Agricultural Research Service October 13, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture; Nominations
Document Number: 05-20478
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-10-13
Agency: Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture
The Agricultural Research Service is requesting nominations for qualified persons to serve as members of the Secretary's Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture (AC21). The charge for the AC21 is two-fold: to examine the long-term impacts of biotechnology on the U.S. food and agriculture system and USDA; and to provide guidance to USDA on pressing individual issues, identified by the Office of the Secretary, related to the application of biotechnology in agriculture.