16 U.S. Code § 4265a - Advisory group
To assist in carrying out this chapter, the Secretary may convene an advisory group consisting of individuals representing public and private organizations actively involved in the conservation of Asian elephants.
The Secretary shall provide to the public timely notice of each meeting of the advisory group.
The Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.) shall not apply to the advisory group.
The Federal Advisory Committee Act, referred to in subsec. (c), is Pub. L. 92–463, Oct. 6, 1972, 86 Stat. 770, as amended, which is set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.