7 U.S. Code § 2285 - Budget prohibitions
No advisory committee may expend funds in excess of its estimated annual operating costs by more than 10 per centum or $500, whichever is greater, until it provides the Secretary with an explanation of the need for the additional expenditure and the Secretary approves such additional expenditure.
Source(Pub. L. 95–113, title XVIII, § 1805,Sept. 29, 1977, 91 Stat. 1042; Pub. L. 97–98, title XI, § 1116(a),Dec. 22, 1981, 95 Stat. 1271.)
1981—Pub. L. 97–98substituted provision relating to budget prohibitions for provision relating to membership on advisory committees. See section 2283 of this title.
Effective Date of 1981 Amendment