42 U.S. Code § 5102 - Advisory board on child abuse and neglect
The Secretary may appoint an advisory board to make recommendations to the Secretary and to the appropriate committees of Congress concerning specific issues relating to child abuse and neglect.
The Secretary shall publish a notice in the Federal Register soliciting nominations for the appointment of members of the advisory board under subsection (a) of this section.
Any vacancy in the membership of the board shall be filled in the same manner in which the original appointment was made.
The board shall elect a chairperson and vice-chairperson at its first meeting from among the members of the board.
2010—Subsec. (c)(4). Pub. L. 111–320, § 111(1)(A), substituted “health care providers (including pediatricians)” for “medicine (including pediatrics)”.
Subsec. (c)(14). Pub. L. 111–320, § 111(1)(B)–(D), added par. (14).
Subsec. (f)(1). Pub. L. 111–320, § 111(2)(A), inserted “tribal,” after “State,” in two places.
Subsec. (f)(2). Pub. L. 111–320, § 111(2)(B), substituted “Federal, State, and tribal” for “Federal and State” and “child abuse or neglect which” for “abuse or neglect which”.
1996—Pub. L. 104–235 amended section generally, substituting present provisions for provisions which related to appointment of Advisory Board on Child Abuse and Neglect in subsec. (a); solicitation of nominations in subsec. (b); composition of Advisory Board in subsec. (c); election of officers in subsec. (d); meetings in subsec. (e); duties in subsec. (f); compensation in subsec. (g); and authorization of appropriations in subsec. (h).
1992—Subsec. (f)(4). Pub. L. 102–295, § 111(a), added par. (4).
Subsec. (h). Pub. L. 102–295, § 111(b), added subsec. (h).
1989—Subsecs. (c)(1)(A), (e), (f)(2)(E). Pub. L. 101–126, § 3(b)(1), made technical amendments to references to sections 5103, 5105, and 5106 of this title to reflect renumbering of corresponding sections of original act.
1984—Cl. (1). Pub. L. 98–457, § 121(1), designated provisions after opening phrase as cl. (1).
Pub. L. 98–457, § 102(1), inserted “(including any employee of a residential facility or any staff person providing out-of-home care)”.
Cl. (2). Pub. L. 98–457, § 102(2), (3), added cl. (2).
Cl. (3). Pub. L. 98–457, § 121(2), (3), added cl. (3).
1978—Pub. L. 95–266 inserted “or exploitation” after “sexual abuse” and “, or the age specified by the child protection law of the State in question,” after “eighteen”.
Advisory boards established after Jan. 5, 1973, to terminate not later than the expiration of the 2-year period beginning on the date of its establishment, unless, in the case of a board established by the President or an officer of the Federal Government, such board is renewed by appropriate action prior to the end of such period, or in the case of a board established by the Congress, its duration is otherwise provided by law, see sections 3(2) and 14 of Pub. L. 92–463, Oct. 6, 1972, 86 Stat. 770, 776, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.
Similar provisions were contained in the following prior appropriation acts: