The Virginia Water Resources Research Center Statewide Advisory Committee is continued and shall hereafter be known as the Virginia Water Resources Research Center Statewide Advisory Board. The Advisory Board shall serve in an advisory capacity to the Executive Director of the Water Center. Representatives of the Advisory Board shall be appointed by the Governor, subject to confirmation by the General Assembly, and shall include balanced representation from industries; federal, state, and local agencies; water user groups; and concerned citizens. The Advisory Board shall (i) recommend policy guidelines for implementing the functions of the Water Center and evaluate programs of the Water Center; and (ii) advise and counsel with the Executive Director of the Water Center and make recommendations to assist him in carrying out the purposes of this article.
1982, c. 379; 1984, c. 734; 1985, c. 448.