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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
National Agricultural Statistics Service
Notice of Invitation for Nominations to the Advisory Committee on Agriculture
AGENCY: National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), USDA.
ACTION: Solicitation of Nominations for Advisory Committee on Agriculture Statistics
SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App.
2, this notice announces an invitation from the Office of the Secretary of Agriculture for
nominations to the Advisory Committee on Agriculture Statistics.
On March 23, 2007, the Secretary of Agriculture re-established the Advisory Committee
charter for another 2 years. The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of
Agriculture on the scope, timing, content, etc., of the periodic censuses and surveys of
agriculture, other related surveys, and the types of information to obtain from respondents
concerning agriculture. The Committee also prepares recommendations regarding the
content of agriculture reports and presents the views and needs for data of major suppliers
and users of agriculture statistics.
DATES: Nominations must be received by August 8, 2008 to be assured of
ADDRESSES: Nominations should be mailed to Joe Reilly, Associate Administrator,
National Agricultural Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1400
Independence Avenue, SW, Room 5041A South Building, Washington, D.C. 20250-
2000. In addition, nominations may be mailed electronically to email@example.com.
In addition to mailed correspondence to the addresses listed above, nominations may also
be faxed to (202) 720-9013.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Joe Reilly, Associate Administrator,
National Agricultural Statistics Service, (202) 720-4333.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Nominations should include the following
information: name, title, organization, address, telephone number, and e-mail address.
Each person nominated is requi