History: Established in 1991 with first obituaries published in BAAS Vol. 23, No. 4.
Members: One member appointed by HAD; one by the AAS President; one appointed by the AAS Executive Officer.
Terms: Two years, Jan. - Dec.
Chair: Vice-Chair of Historical Astronomy Division (HAD).
Charge: To select the authors, the lengths and other criteria relating to the obituaries published by the Society.