NAO 217-100: Exhibits

Issued 02/14/92; Effective 02/05/92 Reviewed Last: 09/2012 Pending Revisions

NAO 217-100: Exhibits PDF

SECTION 1. PURPOSE.

This Order establishes a coordinated approach to the approval, design, production, and management of exhibits originating within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). It also defines responsibilities of the Printing and Visual Arts Branch of the Office of Administration (OA), the Office of Public Affairs (PA), and the requester.

SECTION 2. DEFINITIONS.

01. Exhibits. Any designed, three-dimensional structure which contains display material for the purpose of disseminating specific information on NOAA Programs to the general public. In order to differentiate between exhibits and other related graphic products, the aforementioned definition for the term "Exhibit" applies.

02. Exclusion. This definition excludes the design or production of any other graphic material unless it is directly related to, and necessary for, the total effect and success of a primary exhibit project. The planning, design, or the modification of any interior office, hallway, or conference area shall also be excluded from this definition, unless there is a relationship to the primary exhibit project.

SECTION 3. RESPONSIBILITIES.

.01 The Office of Administration shall:

.02 The requester shall:

.03 The Office of Public Affairs shall be responsible for the editorial policy and approval of visual and written information for exhibits.

SECTION 4. PROCEDURES.

Exhibits Produced Outside the Metropolitan Area of the District of Columbia.

SECTION 5. EFFECT ON OTHER ISSUANCES.

This Order amends NOAA Administrative Order (NAO) 217-100, Exhibits, dated October 9, 1990, in order to include the attachment.

Signed,

Director, Office of Administration

Attachments:

Office of Primary Interest:
Office of Administration
Procurement, Grants and Administrative Services Office
Facilities Management Division
Building Management Branch (OA342)