Citation Edit

The White House, Executive Order 12881, The Establishment of the National Science and Technology Council, 58 Fed. Reg. 62491 (Nov. 23, 1993) (full-text).

Overview Edit

This Executive Order established the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) and directed it to:

The NSTC established its NSTC Subcommittee on Biometrics and Identity Management in 2002, and has been coordinating biometrics S&T policy issues ever since.

Coordination approaches and priorities have changed over the years, which is normal as technologies are advanced and issues evolve from pure science to the application of science to meet specific operational needs.

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