(a) Appointment; membership
The United States Section shall appoint an advisory committee of
not less than twelve but not more than twenty members who are
knowledgeable and experienced with respect to fisheries subject to
the Treaty. One-half the membership of the committee shall be
residents of the State of Alaska and one member shall be a resident
of the State of Idaho. Each member shall serve a term of two years
and shall be eligible for reappointment.
Members of the advisory committee may attend all public meetings
of the Commission and Panels and all nonexecutive sessions of the
United States Section and United States Panel sections. At
nonexecutive meetings of the United States Section and United
States Panel sections, members of the advisory committee shall be
given the opportunity to examine and to be heard on any
nonadministrative matter under consideration.
The members of the advisory committee shall receive no
compensation for their services as such members.
The Chairman of the United States Section shall call a meeting of
the advisory committee at least one time each year.