Foreign Agricultural Service June 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Re-Chartering and Continuation of Requests for Nominations for the Agricultural Trade Advisory Committees
Document Number: 2019-12382
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-12
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Foreign Agricultural Service
Pursuant to the Trade Act of 1974 and the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, notice is hereby given that the Secretary of Agriculture (Secretary), in coordination with the United States Trade Representative (Trade Representative), intends to renew the charters for the Agricultural Policy Advisory Committee (APAC) and the related Agricultural Technical Advisory Committees (ATACs) for Trade to provide detailed policy and technical advice, information, and recommendations regarding trade barriers, negotiation of trade agreements, and implementation of existing trade agreements affecting food and agricultural products, including the performance of other advisory functions relevant to U.S. agricultural trade policy matters. In addition, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) continues to welcome nominations for persons to serve on these committees.