The Bureau of the Census (Census Bureau) is requesting nominations of individuals, both experts and organizational representatives, to the National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic, and Other Populations. The Census Bureau will consider nominations received in response to this notice, as well as from other sources. See notice in the Federal Register which describes Committee objectives and duties, membership, and details about the nomination process.
The Advisory Committee provides insight, perspectives, expertise and advice to the Director of the Census Bureau on the full spectrum of Census surveys and programs. The Committee assists the Census Bureau in developing appropriate research/methodological, operational, and communication strategies to reduce program/survey costs, improve coverage and operational efficiency, improve the quality of data collected, protect the public’s andbusiness units’ privacy and enhance public participation and awareness of Census programs and surveys, and make data products more useful and accessible.
Please submit nominations by May 13, 2013.