22.1 The District and the Union shall establish a District/ACE committee composed of three District representatives, the President of ACE, the Chair of the Negotiations and the Chief Stewards. The committee shall meet monthly, at times mutually convenient to the Union and the District, for the purpose of discussing any general problems associated with the administration of this Agreement and to consult on matters that are topics of consultation under Government Code Section 3543.2.

22.2 The parties shall not conduct any negotiations at the meetings of the Contract Review Committee, and such meetings shall not be the exclusive means by which the parties may consult with each other.