42 U.S. Code § 9804 - Advisory Community Investment Board
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(a) National Community Investment Board; functions, composition, etc.
(1) The President is authorized to establish a National Advisory Community Investment Board (hereinafter in this section referred to as the “Investment Board”). Such Investment Board shall be composed of 15 members appointed, for staggered terms and without regard to the civil service laws, by the President, in consultation with the Secretary of Health and Human Services (hereinafter in this subchapter referred to as the “Secretary”). Such members shall be representative of the investment and business communities and appropriate fields of endeavor related to this subchapter. The Investment Board shall meet at the call of the chairperson, but not less often than 3 times each year. The Secretary and the administrator of community economic development programs shall be ex officio members of the Investment Board.
The Investment Board shall promote cooperation between private investors and businesses and community development corporation projects through—
(1) advising the Secretary and the community development corporations on ways to facilitate private investment;
(2) advising businesses and other investors of opportunities in community development corporation projects; and
(c) Local advisory community investment boards; establishment, composition, etc.
The governing body of each Community Development Corporation may establish an advisory community investment board composed of not to exceed 15 members who shall be appointed by the governing body after consultation with appropriate local officials. Each such board shall promote cooperation between private investors and businesses and the governing body of the Community Development Corporation through—
(2) advising businesses and other investors of opportunities in Community Development Corporation projects; and
Source(Pub. L. 97–35, title VI, § 615,Aug. 13, 1981, 95 Stat. 489; Pub. L. 105–285, title II, § 202(b)(2),Oct. 27, 1998, 112 Stat. 2755.)
1998—Subsec. (a)(2). Pub. L. 105–285substituted “through an appropriate office” for “through the Office of Community Services established in section 9905 (a) of this title”.
Termination of Advisory Boards
Advisory boards 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 board established by the President or an officer of the Federal Government, such board is renewed by appropriate action prior to the expiration of such 2-year period, or in the case of a board established by the Congress, its duration is otherwise provided for by law. See sections 3(2) and 14 ofPub. L. 92–463, Oct. 6, 1972, 86 Stat. 770, 776, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.