Providing Written or Oral Public Comment
Pursuant to 41 CFR 102-3.140 and section 10(a)(3) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, the public or interested organizations may submit written comments to the Committee about its mission and topics pertaining to this public session.
Written comments must be received by the DAC-IPAD at least five (5) business days prior to the meeting date so that they may be made available to the Committee members for their consideration prior to the meeting. Written comments should be submitted via e-mail to the DAC-IPAD at
Oral statements from the public will be permitted, though the number and length of such oral statements may be limited based on the time available and the number of such requests. Oral statement requests must be received by the DAC-IPAD at least five (5) business days prior to the scheduled public meeting to ensure the Committee Chair and members are sufficiently notified. Requests for oral statement should be submitted via e-mail to the DAC-IPAD at
Guidance on when Public Comment will be addressed, during a specific meeting, can be found in the Federal Register Notice published for each meeting.