Fact Sheet on FACA (Federal Advisory Committee Act) Subcommittees
1. The rules for FACA subcommittees are found in 41 C.F.R. Part 102.3 (“the Rules”).
2. In general, the requirements of FACA and the Rules do not apply to “subcommittees of advisory committees that report to a Federal officer or agency.”
3. Holding meetings of a subcommittee
Notes drafted by Alice Kottmyer, Attorney, Office of the Legal Advisor, U.S. Department of State
13 February 2009