Federal Advisory Committees

President’s Open Government Advisory Committee

The Committee shall consist of members appointed by the President, including representatives of media organizations; nonprofit groups using government data; nonprofit groups supporting government transparency; academic researchers; and information-technology firms.


The Committee shall provide the Office of Chief Technology Officer with expert, independent advice on increasing public access to Federal government information using information technology.



(Loosely based on:

President’s Information Technology Advisory Committee http://www.nitrd.gov/pitac/

Clinton executive order: http://www.nitrd.gov/pitac/exec-orders/19970211_exec_order.html)



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Idea No. 1121