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  • Appendix C - SOP Guidance

    In Appendix C, the Committee Management Office (CMO) aims to walk you through certain processes that could be unfamiliar or daunting. From establishing or renewing a committee, to figuring out membership appointments and vetting, and finally, possibly terminating a committee - all pertinent information is attached.

  • Appendix B - Forms and Templates

    The attached documents support the biggest section of the Appendix, Forms and Templates. It is here that the Committee Management Office (CMO) is able to provide any forms and templates that could be of use to you: from the creation of a committee to the termination of a committee, all information is attached.

  • COVID-19 Meeting Guidance

    COVID-19 meeting guidance is attached.

  • Operate a Meeting

    Guidance on how to operate a meeting, as well as virtually, is attached. 

  • Terminating a FAC

    Guidance on how to terminate a federal advisory committee is attached.

  • DPIAC April Meeting Materials

    Materials for the Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee held a public meeting on April 26, 2022.

  • DFO Manual 2022

    The Designated Federal Officer (DFO) Manual for 2022 is attached. The document consists of information that any DHS Federal Advisory Committee employee may find helpful. It may also inform the public or other Federal Advisory Committee employees about how the DHS Committee Management Office handles their committees.

  • Appendix A - Executive Orders

    The Executive Orders (EO) in this section were released by President Biden in 2021.

    EO 14035 states the President's mission to include more Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility in the Federal workforce.

    EO 14043 is the President's statement regarding Federal employee COVID-19 vaccination status and reporting. 

  • CIS Ombudsman's Recommendations to USCIS 2022

    CIS Ombudsman's Recommendation(s) to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services 2022.

  • TVTP Fact sheets (Spanish)

    TVTP Fact sheets (Spanish)

Last Updated: 01/28/2022