16 U.S. Code § 460ss–2 - Klamath Fishery Management Council
Members of the Council serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority.
Any vacancy on the Council shall be filled in the manner in which the original appointment was made. Any member appointed to fill a vacancy occurring before the expiration of the term for which his predecessor was appointed shall be appointed only for the remainder of such term. A member may serve after the expiration of his term until his successor has taken office.
The Secretary and the Director of the California Department of Fish and Game shall provide the Council with such administrative and technical support services as are necessary for the effective functioning of the Council.
The Secretary and the Director of the California Department of Fish and Game shall furnish the Council with relevant information concerning the Area.
The Council shall determine its organization, and prescribe the practices and procedures for carrying out its functions under subsection (b).
While away from their homes or regular places of business in the performance of services for the Council, Council members shall be allowed travel expenses, including a per diem allowance in lieu of subsistence, in the same manner as persons employed intermittently in the Government service are allowed travel expenses under section 5703 of title 5. Any Council member who is an employee of an agency or governmental unit and is eligible for travel expenses from that agency or unit for performing services for the Council is not eligible for travel expenses under this paragraph.
 So in original. Probably should be “knowledgeable”.
1988—Subsec. (g)(1). Pub. L. 100–653, § 602(a), substituted “Procedures” for “Decisions of Council” as par. heading and amended text generally. Prior to amendment, text read as follows: “All decisions of the Council must be by unanimous vote of all of the members.”
Subsec. (i). Pub. L. 100–653, § 603(1), substituted “, the State of California, or the State of Oregon” for “or the State of California”.
Subsec. (j)(1). Pub. L. 100–653, § 603(2), inserted provision at end that any Council member who is employee of agency or governmental unit and is eligible for travel expenses from that agency or unit for performing services for Council not be eligible for travel expenses under this par.
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