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DOC - 2646 - American Workforce Policy Advisory Board - Presidential
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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameAmerican Workforce Policy Advisory BoardAgency NameDepartment of Commerce
Fiscal Year2020Committee Number2646
Original Establishment Date8/30/2018Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.commerce.gov/americanworker/america...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*Yes
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*27
Current Charter Date7/19/2020Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Economist
Date Of Renewal Charter7/19/2022Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date9/30/2021Designated Federal Officer First Name*Sabrina
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Montes
Establishment Authority*PresidentialDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*E.O. 13845, as amendedDesignated Federal Officer Phone*(301) 278-9268
Effective Date Of Authority*7/19/2018Designated Federal Officer Fax*301-278-9268
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*sabrina.montes@bea.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*Yes
Committee Function*National Policy Issue Advisory Board
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Advisory Board advises the interagency National Council for the American Worker (Council) on the workforce policy of the United States. Its recommendations include steps to encourage the private sector and educational institutions to combat the skills crisis by investing in and increasing demand-driven education, training, and re-training, including through apprenticeships and work-based learning opportunities.
How is membership balanced?*The Advisory Board is composed of the Secretary of Commerce and the Advisor to the President overseeing the Office of Economic Initiatives, and not more than 25 members appointed by the President from among citizens outside the Federal Government, and includes individuals chosen to serve as representatives of the various sectors of the economy, including the private sector, employers, educational institutions, and States, to offer diverse perspectives on how the Federal Government can improve education, training, and re-training for American workers.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*There will be 4 estimated number of meetings per year.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*Executive Order 13845 established two bodies in support of the Administration’s policy and strategy related to the American Workforce: an interagency council and an advisory committee, the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board (Advisory Board). The Advisory Board shall advise the National Council for the American Worker on the workforce policy of the United States. Its recommendations shall include steps to encourage the private sector and educational institutions to combat the skills crisis by investing in and increasing demand-driven education, training, and re-training, including through apprenticeships and work-based learning opportunities.
Why close or partially close meetings?Not Applicable
Recommendation RemarksNot Applicable
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentNoAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionNoAction CommentNot Applicable
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNot ApplicableNumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNot ApplicableGrants Review CommentNot Applicable
Number Of Recommendations*4Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentThe AWPAB meets in session about four times a year. The Committee is broken up into subgroups which presents recommendations to the Committee each meeting and works to build consensus among members. The Committee reviews the recommendations and provides advice and feedback in a public forum. Once consensus is achieved through discussion, the Committee moves forward on making a plan to put into fruition.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*75.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentNot ApplicableAccess GSA FACA WebsiteNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented*25.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentNot ApplicableAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*NoAccess CommentNot Applicable
Agency Feedback Comment*Not ApplicableNarrative Description*AWPAB works to implement the recommendations made by the Board members.
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COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Members*$150,000.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$150,000.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$150,000.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$150,000.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$75,000.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$75,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$25,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$10,000.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$10,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$25,000.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$40,000.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$40,000.00
Total Costs$450,000.00Est. Total Next FY*$450,000.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*2.00Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*2.00
Cost RemarksThe other costs include meeting space audio/visual , furniture, materials such as notepads and pens.Est Cost Remarks
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Interest Areas

Category
Area
Labor
Employment
Job Training
Labor
Workforce and Occupations
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MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-035883American Workforce Policy Advisory Board2019
 COM-034295American Workforce Policy Advisory Board2018