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DOJ - 16555 - Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee - Agency Authority
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameGlobal Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of Justice
Fiscal Year2020Committee Number16555
Original Establishment Date11/21/2002Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://it.ojp.gov/global
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*35
Current Charter Date7/20/2020Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Senior Policy Advisor
Date Of Renewal Charter7/20/2022Designated Federal Officer PrefixMr.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*David
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle NameP.
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Lewis
Establishment Authority*Agency AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Agency Authority dtd 2002Designated Federal Officer Phone*(202) 616-7829
Effective Date Of Authority*11/21/2002Designated Federal Officer Fax*N/A
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*david.p.lewis@usdoj.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*National Policy Issue Advisory Board
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The GAC is an advisory body to the Attorney General and the Assistant Attorney General, Office of Justice Programs (OJP) created to support broad-scale exchange of justice information. The GAC consists of key officials from local, state, tribal, federal, and other justice-interested entities that work to support public safety. The GAC seeks to improve the administration of justice and protect the nation's public by promoting practices and technologies for the secure sharing of justice information. The duties of the GAC are to carry out the objectives listed in the section of the Charter entitled Objective and Scope of Activity. The overall advisory process and structure will include representatives from local, state, tribal, and federal agencies. The GAC also appoints subject matter working groups, with DOJ approval. The working groups will research and prepare recommendations to the GAC. These recommendations will be voted on by the GAC and, if approved, forwarded to OJP for review.
How is membership balanced?*The membership includes representatives from local, state, tribal, and federal agencies. Balanced membership is achieved by nominating and selecting members with subject-matter expertise and different points of view on such topics as improving frameworks to support national justice information sharing, protecting privacy and information quality standards, and enhancing security guidelines and technologies for trusted information sharing.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Estimated Number of Meetings per Year - 2 approximately every 6 months.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*This committee is established by the Attorney General to ensure appropriate input from local, state, tribal, and federal agencies regarding information sharing and integration within the justice community.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksThe Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative (Global) serves as a Federal Advisory Committee (FAC) and advises the U.S. Attorney General on justice information sharing and integration initiatives. Global was created to support the broad scale exchange of pertinent justice and public safety information. It promotes standards-based electronic information exchange to provide the justice community with timely, accurate, complete, and accessible information in a secure and trusted environment.

DOJ's Global Advisory Committee continues to provide recommendations, based upon subject matter expertise from the field, to support the Department’s mission concerning Justice Information Sharing activities.

The Global Advisory Committee does not draft reports; however, details regarding this committee, including minutes from working group and advisory committee meetings, can be found at http://www.it.ojp.gov/global.
Hide Section - PERFORMANCE MEASURES

PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*Yes
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesYes
Outcome Major Policy ChangesYesAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchYesAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingYesAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryYesAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentThe National Information Exchange Model (NIEM) and Global Information Sharing Toolkit (GIST) continues to receive recognition as an innovative and valuable resource for the field. The Department of Justice, Department of Homeland Security, other federal agencies, as well as state and local jurisdictions throughout the country have adopted and implemented concepts and practices based on these recommendations.
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentThe GAC seeks to improve the administration of justice and protect the nation's public by promoting practices and technologies for the secure sharing of justice information.Number Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Over $10,000,000Dollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentThe private sector has advised that the long-term savings that are resulting from support and development of the National Infromation Exchange Model (NIEM) will be in the billions.Grants Review CommentNA
Number Of Recommendations*635Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentPlease refer to http://it.ojp.gov/global to learn more about the working groups and task teams under global. Also, please refer to http://www.it.ojp.gov/global/resources for a spreadsheet that reflects Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative recommendations from 2001 to present, and the BJA deliverables that resulted from the recommendations.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*90.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe recommendations made by Global are intended to serve as suggestions and guidlines to assist local, state, tribal, and federal agencies to better share justice information.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*8.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThe recommendations made by Global are intended to serve as suggestions and guidlines to assist local, state, tribal, and federal agencies to better share justice information.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess CommentCommittee documentation, including Advisory Committee and Working Group minutes, can be founds at http://www.it.ojp.gov/global.
Agency Feedback Comment*The Bureau of Justice Assistance works closely with Global member agencies to review recommendations and develop strategies to encourage adoption of appropriate use of material by the field.Narrative Description*The GAC is an advisory body to the Attorney General, and was created to support broad-scale exchange of justice information. The GAC consists of key officials from local, state, tribal, federal, and other justice-interested entities that work to support public safety. The GAC seeks to improve the administration of justice and protect the nation''s public by promoting practices and technologies for the secure sharing of justice information. The duties of the GAC are to carry out the objectives listed in the section of the Charter entitled Objective and Scope of Activity. The overall advisory process and structure will include representatives from local, state, tribal, and federal agencies. The GAC also appoints subject matter working groups, with DOJ approval. The working groups will research and prepare recommendations to the GAC. These recommendations will be voted on by the GAC and, if approved, forwarded to the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance for review.
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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*$0.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00
Payments to Consultants*$782,654.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$780,387.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$27,240.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$167,557.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$0.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$36,699.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$41,381.00
Other Costs$0.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$846,593.00Est. Total Next FY*$989,325.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.20Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.20
Cost RemarksTOTAL - $846,593Est Cost RemarksTOTAL Estimated - $989,325
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Interest Areas

Category
Area
Computer Technology
Information Technology
Technology
Emergency
Emergency Preparedness and Management
Government
Federal Government
Internal Federal Government
State Government
Tribal Government
Justice
Justice
Law Enforcement
Criminology
National Defense
National Security and Defense
Hide Section - MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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Hide Section - SUBCOMMITTEES

SUBCOMMITTEES

Committee

Subcommittees

ActionCommittee System IDSubcommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-031652Criminal Intelligence Coordinating Council Meeting2020
 COM-032216Prosecutor Video Evidence Task Team Drafting Session2020
 COM-032383Video Task Team Drafting Session2020
Hide Section - CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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Hide Section - DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-035496Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2019
 COM-034117Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2018
 COM-001386Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2017
 COM-002872Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2016
 COM-003701Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2015
 COM-004799Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2014
 COM-005816Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2013
 COM-006978Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2012
 COM-007800Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2011
 COM-009267Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2010
 COM-010003Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2009
 COM-011146Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2008
 COM-011928Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2007
 COM-012861Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2006
 COM-013759Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2005
 COM-014787Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2004
 COM-015725Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Advisory Committee2003