49 U.S. Code § 5502. Intermodal Transportation Advisory Board

(a) Organization.—
The Intermodal Transportation Advisory Board is a board in the Office of the Secretary of Transportation.
(b) Membership.—The Board consists of the Secretary, who serves as chairman, and the Administrator, or the Administrator’s designee, of—
the Federal Highway Administration;
the Federal Aviation Administration;
the Maritime Administration;
the Federal Railroad Administration;
the Federal Transit Administration; and
the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
(c) Duties and Powers.—
The Board shall provide recommendations for carrying out the duties of the Secretary described in section 301(3) of this title.

Historical and Revision Notes



Source (U.S. Code)

Source (Statutes at Large)


49:301 (note).

Dec. 18, 1991, Pub. L. 102–240, § 5002(b), 105 Stat. 2158.


2005—Subsec. (b)(6). Pub. L. 109–59 added par. (6).

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 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.