• 2016
  • The Committee produced a report in 2016 in which they heavily criticised the Department of Health, Health Education England and NHS trusts for not recognising obvious warning signs over a number of years, and "reluctantly" agreed to keep nursing on the list of shortage occupations. (wikipedia.org)
  • In June 2016 Pickett and Blanchflower left, and the remaining members of the Economic Advisory Committee announced they had decided to postpone any further meetings, in the wake of the resignation of numerous members of the Shadow Cabinet in protest over Jeremy Corbyn's leadership. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scheme
  • The stated aim of the WAAC, and the War Artists' Advisory Scheme, which it ran, was: to draw up a list of artists qualified to record the war at home and abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • Whilst the primary purpose of the Committee was propaganda and organising art exhibitions in Britain and America to raise morale and promote Britain's image abroad, Clarke later admitted that he also hoped that the scheme might also prevent artists from being killed on front line service. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Social Security and Housing Benefits Act 1982 extended the Committee's responsibilities to cover advice on the new housing benefit scheme, replacing the Advisory Committee on Rent Rebates and Rent Allowances (ACRRRA) from April 1983. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1965
  • And in 1965, Sir Kenneth Clark resigned as Chairman of the committee in protest at the increasing commercialism of the Post Office's stamp issuing policy, saying "There had been a change of outlook in the production of stamps with which I was not in sympathy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Members
  • Members were appointed to the Aquaculture Advisory Committee for a period of three years, following a nomination process. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Committee included a combination of Members and Deputy Members who together represent the industry, its regulators and local government. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following the formation of the committee, Economics Editors Robert Peston, then of BBC News, and Chris Giles, of the Financial Times, confirmed that the seven members were unified in their opposition to the spending cuts of Chancellor George Osborne, although the latter warned that they had less in common in other areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Committee member David Blanchflower, who confirmed he was undertaking an independent review of the Bank of England for the shadow chancellor, had however stated that opposition to austerity on its own was not enough and that it would take some time to produce a coherent new economic strategy that party members share. (wikipedia.org)
  • During fiscal year 2008, GSA reported 917 active committees composed of almost 64,000 members that provided advice and recommendations to 50 federal agencies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Members of each of the various committees are listed with information such as term of service and corporate affiliation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Haldane was criticised for what some considered the undue preponderance of academics on the committee (7 of the original 10 members were Fellows of the premier British learned society for science, the Royal Society, founded in 1660). (wikipedia.org)
  • The remaining five members of the ALAC are appointed by ICANN's Nominating Committee. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the Regional At-Large Organizations did not exist yet, the committee was marked as "interim" and the ten regional members were appointed by the ICANN Board instead. (wikipedia.org)
  • The committee was first made up of a wide variety of members, who initially sought to find support and prestige for the new historical program. (wikipedia.org)
  • establishment
  • Following the establishment of this committee, other countries created similar agencies, notably the French L'Etablissement Central de l'A√©rostation Militaire in Meudon (now Office National d'Etudes et de Recherches Aerospatiales), the Russian "Aerodynamic Institute of Koutchino" and the U.S.A.'s National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, founded in 1915. (wikipedia.org)
  • organizations
  • Furthermore, the following organizations are also not governed by FACA: the Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations, the Commission on Government Procurement, the National Academy of Sciences, the Central Intelligence Agency, the Federal Reserve, and the National Academy of Public Administration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ministry
  • The War Artists' Advisory Committee (WAAC), was a British government agency established within the Ministry of Information at the outbreak of the Second World War in 1939, with the aim of compiling a comprehensive artistic and documentary of the history of Britain throughout the war. (wikipedia.org)
  • formation
  • In particular the Act restricts the formation of such committees to only those which are deemed essential, limits their powers to provision of advice to officers and agencies in the executive branch of the Federal Government, and limits the length of term during which any such committee may operate. (wikipedia.org)
  • advice
  • In drafting FACA, legislators wanted to ensure that advice by the various advisory committees is "objective and accessible to the public" by formalizing the process for "establishing, operating, overseeing, and terminating" the committees. (wikipedia.org)
  • For the superintendence of the investigations at the National Physical Laboratory and for general advice on the scientific problems arising in connection with the work of the Admiralty and War Office in aerial construction and navigation, I have appointed a special Committee. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chief
  • The first meeting of the committee was convened at 2pm on 12 November 2015, at Labour Party's Brewers Green headquarters, with Shadow Business Secretary Angela Eagle, Shadow Chief Secretary Seema Malhotra and the entire Shadow Treasury team in attendance. (wikipedia.org)
  • At first the committee focused on advising the Chief of Naval Research, but in 1956 it took on a broader role at the request of Admiral Arleigh Burke, then Chief of Naval Operations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Minutes
  • The committee must provide access to materials provided to it, including reports, transcripts, minutes, working papers, agendas or other documents unless any of the nine FOIA exemptions would apply. (wikipedia.org)
  • Office
  • In 1951, President of the United States Harry S. Truman established the Science Advisory Committee (SAC) as part of the Office of Defense Mobilization (ODM). (wikipedia.org)
  • The committee was established in 1946 by Public Law 588, which also created the Office of Naval Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result, the Historical Advisory Committee was reduced in size and reorganized to be composed of only university-based professional historians to oversee the work of the NASA Historical Office. (wikipedia.org)
  • public
  • An advisory committee meeting can be closed to the public if the president or an agency head determines that any of the 10 exemptions to the Sunshine Act apply (see below). (wikipedia.org)
  • issues
  • The Republic Advisory Committee was a committee established by the then Australian Prime Minister Paul Keating in April 1993 to examine the constitutional and legal issues that would arise were Australia to become a republic. (wikipedia.org)
  • Work
  • Other artists serving overseas but working without a WAAC commission or contract, submitted work which was then purchased by the Committee. (wikipedia.org)