19 U.S. Code § 3316 - Appointments to chapter 20 panel proceedings
The Trade Representative shall consult with the Committee on Ways and Means of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Finance of the Senate regarding the selection and appointment of candidates for the rosters described in article 2009 of the Agreement.
(b) Selection of individuals with environmental expertise
The United States shall, to the maximum extent practicable, encourage the selection of individuals who have expertise and experience in environmental issues for service in panel proceedings under chapter 20 of the Agreement to hear any challenge to a United States or State environmental law.
Source(Pub. L. 103–182, title I, § 106,Dec. 8, 1993, 107 Stat. 2065.)
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