Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 110 Part 6.djvu/448

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110 STAT. 4270 PUBLIC LAW 104-333—NOV. 12, 1996 (5) Three individuals appointed by the Secretary after consideration of recommendations submitted by the county or metropolitan park boards in the Ohio counties of Cuyahoga, Summit, and Stark. (6) Eight individuals appointed by the Secretary after consideration of recommendations submitted by the county commissioners or county chief executive of the Ohio counties of Cuyahoga, Summit, Stark and Tuscarawas, including— (A) from each county, one representative of the planning offices of the county; and (B) from each county, one representative of a municipality in the county. (7) Two individuals appointed by the Secretary after consideration of recommendations submitted by the Governor of Ohio, who shall be representatives of the Directors of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and the Ohio Department of Transportation. (8) The Superintendent of the Cuyahoga Valley National Recreation Area, ex officio. (c) APPOINTMENTS.— (1) IN GENERAL.— Except as provided in paragraph (2), members of the Committee shall be appointed for terms of three years and may be reappointed. (2) INITIAL APPOINTMENTS. — The Secretary shall appoint the initial members of the Committee within 30 days after the date on which the Secretary has received all recommendations pursuant to subsection (b). Of the members first appointed— (A) the members appointed pursuant to subsection (b)(6)(B) shall be appointed to a term of two years and may not be reappointed to a consecutive term; and (B) the member appointed pursuant to subsection (b)(2) shall be appointed to a term of two years and may not be reappointed to a consecutive term. (d) CHAIR AND VICE CHAIR. —The chair and vice chair of the Committee shall be elected by the members of the Committee. The terms of the chair and vice chair shall be two years. (e) VACANCY. — A vacancy in the Committee shall be filled in the manner in which the original appointment was made. Any member appointed to fill a vacancy occurring before the expiration of the term for which their predecessor was appointed shall be appointed only for the remainder of such term. Any member of the Committee appointed for a definite term may serve after the expiration of their term until their successor has taken office. (f) COMPENSATION AND EXPENSES.— Members of the Committee shall serve without compensation for their service on the Committee. (g) QUORUM. —Eleven members of the Committee shall constitute a quorum. (h) MEETINGS. —The Committee shall meet at least quarterly at the call of the chairperson or 11 of its members. Meetings of the Committee shall be subject to section 552b of title 5, United States Code (relating to open meetings). (i) NOT TREATED AS ADVISORY COMMITTEE.—The Committee shall not be treated as an Advisory Committee for purposes of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.).