We are pleased to share that the charter for the National Advisory Committee on the Sex Trafficking of Children and Youth in the United States (NAC) was renewed on January 18 and their next public meeting is set for May 28, 2019! We are committed to pursuing transparency and public input and invite you to participate using the information below.
When: May 28, 2019
Where: Phoenix, Arizona
Provide comments or attend in person: See details below and email Ava.Donald@acf.hhs.gov with your name, organization, and phone number.
Attend the meeting virtually: Register to attend the meeting's public activities online.
Purpose: The purpose of the NAC is to advise the Secretary and the Attorney General on practical and general policies concerning improvements to the nation’s response to the sex trafficking of children and youth in the United States. The NAC is established pursuant to Section 121 of the Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act of 2014 (P.L. 113–183). Access the tentative agenda.
Public Accessibility to the Meeting: Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b and 41 CFR 102-3.140 through 102-3.165, and subject to the availability of space, this meeting is open to the public. RSVP to Ava.Donald@acf.hhs.gov. Seating is on a first to arrive basis. Security screening and a photo ID are required. Space and parking is limited. The building is fully accessible to individuals with disabilities. Register to attend the meeting's public activities online.
Written Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102-3.105(j) and 102-3.140 and section 10(a)(3) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the public may submit written statements in response to the stated agenda of the meeting or to the committee’s mission in general. Organizations with recommendations on best practices are encouraged to submit their comments or resources (hyperlinks preferred). Email Ava.Donald@acf.hhs.gov. Written comments or statements received after April 10, 2019 may not be provided to the Committee until its next meeting.
Verbal Statements: Pursuant to 41 CFR 102-3.140d, the Committee is not obligated to allow a member of the public to speak or otherwise address the Committee during the meeting. Members of the public are invited to provide verbal statements during the Committee meeting only at the time and manner described in the agenda. Email Ava.Donald@acf.hhs.gov. The request to speak should include a brief statement of the subject matter to be addressed and should be relevant to the stated agenda of the meeting or the Committee’s mission in general.
Access the Federal Register Notice about this meeting.
Learn more about the NAC’s representative members.