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TO AMEND THE FEDERAL ADVISORY

COMMITTEE ACT—P.L. 92–463

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BEFORE THE

SUBCOMMITTEE ON
REPORTS, ACCOUNTING, AND MANAGEMENT

OF THE

COMMITTEE ON
GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS

UNITED STATES SENATE

NINETY-FOURTH CONGRESS

SECOND SESSION

ON

S. 2947

TO AMEND THE FEDERAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE ACT AND

FOR OTHER PURPOSES

S. 3013

TO AMEND THE FEDERAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE ACT

March 8, 9, and 10, 1976

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COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS

ABRAHAM RIBICOFF, Connecticut, Chairman JOHN L. MCCLELLAN, Arkansas

CHARLES H. PERCY, Illinois HENRY M. JACKSON, Washington

JACOB K. JAVITS, New York EDMUND S. MUSKIE, Maine

WILLIAM V. ROTH, JR., Delaware LEE METCALF, Montana

BILL BROCK, Tennessee JAMES B. ALLEN, Alabama

LOWELL P. WEICKER, JR., Connecticut
LAWTON CHILES, Florida
SAM NUNN, Georgia
JOHN GLENN, Ohio
RICHARD A. WEGMAN, Chief Counsel and Staff Director

PAUL HOFF, Counsel
PAUL L. LEVENTHAL, Counsel

ELI E. NOBLEMAN, Counsel
DAVID R. SCHAEFER, Counsel

MATTHEW SCHNEIDER, Counsel
John B. ChildERS, Chief Counsel to the Minority
BRIAN CONBOY, Special Counsel to the Minority

MARILYN A. HARRIS, Chief Clerk
ELIZABETH A. PREAST, A88istant Chief Clerk

HAROLD C. ANDERSON, Staj Editor

SUBCOMMITTEE ON REPORTS, ACCOUNTING AND MANAGEMENT

LEE METCALF, Montana, Chairman JOHN L. MCCLELLAN, Arkansas

BILL BROCK, Tennessee EDMUND S. MUSKIE, Maine

CHARLES H. PERCY, Illinois SAM NUNN, Georgia

LOWELL P. WEICKER, JR., Connecticut JOHN GLENN, Ohio

Vic REINEMER, Staff Director
E. WINSLOW TURNER, Chief Counsel
GERALD STURGES, Professional Staff Member

JOHN B. Chesson, Counsel

LYLE RYTER, Minority Counsel
JIM GEORGE, Professional Staff Member of the Minority

JEANNE A. MCNAUGHTON, Chief Clerk

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Opening statements:

Senator Metcalf.

Senator Percy-

WITNESSES

MONDAY, MARCH 8, 1976

Hon. Gaylord Nelson, a U.S. Senator from the State of Wisconsin

James T. Lynn, Director, Office of Management and Budget, accompanied

by David Caywood, Statistical Policy Division; William Bonsteel,

Chief, Committee Management Secretariat; Clifford Graves, Deputy

Associate Director for Evaluation and Program Implementation; and

Robert Bedell, Assistant General Counsel.-.

Mary C. Lawton, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Office of Legal

Counsel, Department of Justice; accompanied by David Marblestone,

attorney, Office of Legal Counsel, and John Fitch, attorney, Office of

Legislative Affairs.

TUESDAY, MARCH 9, 1976

Henry J. Steck, professor, State University of New York, College at

Cortland

Reuben B. Robertson III, member of the Public Citizen Litigation Group

In Washington, D.C., and legal director of the Aviation Consumer

Action Project--

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 10, 1976

Marjorie Lynch, Undersecretary of Health, Education, and Welfare;

accompanied by Dr. Donald S. Fredrickson, Director, National Institutes

of Health, and Dr. Duane J. Mattheis, Executive Deputy Commissioner

of Education; William S. Ballenger, Assistant to the Secretary; Sam D.
Fine, Associate Commissioner for Compliance, Food and Drug Admin-
istration; Thomas Scarlett, Associate Counsel, Food and Drug Admin-

istration -

Richard R. Hite, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Management, Department

of the Interior; accompanied by Moody R. Tidwell III, Associate

Solicitor, General Law; and Timothy S. Elliott, Assistant Solicitor,

General Legal Services --

Alphabetical list of witnesses:

Hite, Richard R.:

Testimony

Compensation of advisory committee members-

Prepared statement.--

Lawton, Mary C.:

Testimony-

Prepared statement.

Selection of members for Department of Justice advisory com-

mittees

Lynch, Marjorie:

Testimony-

Letter from Jo Anne Brasel to Senator Percy, Mar. 3, 1976..

Prepared statement with attachments -

Recommendations submitted by Ms. Lynch.

Responses to testimony of Mr. Robertson.

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