Advice and Guidance
Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) Advice and Guidance for agency committee management officers and designated federal officials.
FACA Essays and Guidance
"Final Guidance on Appointment of Lobbyists to Federal Boards and Commissions" Director, Committee Management Secretariat
"Appointment of Consultants to Advisory Committees," Karla Hester
"Appointment of Special Government Employees," Committee Management Staff
"Public Access to Advisory Committee Records," Committee Management Staff
"Preparing Federal Advisory Committee Charters [PDF - 212 KB]," Committee Management Staff
"Preparing Membership Balance Plans [PDF - 110 KB]" Committee Management Staff
"When FACA is and is Not Applicable to Interactions with the Private Sector," Helen Maus and Dan Ross
FACA Case Digest [XLSX - 222 KB] This digest is a compilation of case law developed in response to legal actions regarding FACA over the last 40 years.