20 U.S. Code § 7134 - Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Advisory Committee
(1) In general
There is hereby established an advisory committee to be known as the “Safe and Drug Free Schools and Communities Advisory Committee” (referred to in this section as the “Advisory Committee”) to—
(B) coordinate Federal school- and community-based substance abuse and violence prevention programs and reduce duplicative research or services;
(C) develop core data sets and evaluation protocols for safe and drug-free school- and community-based programs;
(D) provide technical assistance and training for safe and drug-free school- and community-based programs;
(E) provide for the diffusion of scientifically based research to safe and drug-free school- and community-based programs; and
The Advisory Committee shall be composed of representatives from—
(1) In general
From amounts made available under section 7103 (2) of this title to carry out this subpart, the Secretary, in consultation with the Advisory Committee, shall carry out scientifically based research programs to strengthen the accountability and effectiveness of the State, chief executive officer’s, and national programs under this part.
(2) Grants, contracts or cooperative agreements
The Secretary shall carry out paragraph (1) directly or through grants, contracts, or cooperative agreements with public and private entities and individuals or through agreements with other Federal agencies.
The Secretary shall coordinate programs under this section with other appropriate Federal activities.
Activities that may be carried out under programs funded under this section may include—
(A) the provision of technical assistance and training, in collaboration with other Federal agencies utilizing their expertise and national and regional training systems, for Governors, State educational agencies and local educational agencies to support high quality, effective programs that—
(F) the provision of information on drug abuse education and prevention to the Secretary of Health and Human Services for dissemination by the clearinghouse for alcohol and drug abuse information established under section 290aa (d)(16) of title 42; and
Source(Pub. L. 89–10, title IV, § 4124, as added Pub. L. 107–110, title IV, § 401,Jan. 8, 2002, 115 Stat. 1754.)
Termination of Advisory Committees
Advisory committees established after Jan. 5, 1973, to terminate not later than the expiration of the 2-year period beginning on the date of their establishment, unless, in the case of a committee established by the President or an officer of the Federal Government, such committee is renewed by appropriate action prior to the expiration of such 2-year period, or in the case of a committee established by the Congress, its duration is otherwise provided for by law. See section 14 ofPub. L. 92–463, Oct. 6, 1972, 86 Stat. 776, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.