The Food and Agriculture Council
Secretary's Memorandum 1043-2 dated April 2, 1982 established the USDA Food and Agriculture Councils. This regulation sets out FAC responsibilities and operating procedures and identifies the methods FAC's will use to report their activities and achievements.
2. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS
a. The Secretary's Policy and Coordination Council retains authority for establishing Departmental Policy and this regulation is set out in accordance with that authority.
b. The Department's advisory committees, subject to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, are unaffected by this regulation.