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DOD - 84563 - Response Systems to Adult Sexual Assault Crimes - Statutory (Congress Created)
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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameResponse Systems to Adult Sexual Assault CrimesAgency NameDepartment of Defense
Fiscal Year2014Committee Number84563
Original Establishment Date5/2/2013Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date7/27/2014Committee URLhttp://responsesystemspanel.whs.mil/
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*9
Current Charter Date4/29/2013Designated Fed Officer Position Title*DFO
Date Of Renewal Charter4/29/2015Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Maria
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityH.R. 4310Designated Federal Officer Last Name*Fried
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Section 576(a)(1) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 (Public Law 112-239Designated Federal Officer Phone*703-697-9342
Effective Date Of Authority*1/22/2013Designated Federal Officer Fax*
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary Cmte Designated Federal Officer Email*maria.a.fried.civ@mail.mil
Committee Type*Ad hoc
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Other Committee
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate RequiredYes
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Secretary of Defense, as required by Section 576(a)(1) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 (Public Law 112-239) and in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended) and 41 C.F.R. § 102-3.50(a), established the Response Systems Panel.
How is membership balanced?*Pursuant to Section 567(b)(1)(A) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 (Public Law 112-239), the Response Systems Panel is comprised of nine members, five of whom are appointed by the Secretary of Defense and one member each appointed by the Chairmen and Ranking Members of the Committees on Armed Services of the Senate and House of Representatives, respectively. Appointments shall be made not later than 120 days after the date of the enactment of the FY 2013 NDAA.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Consistent with Sections 576(b)(6) and (7) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 (Public Law 112-239), the Response Systems Panel shall meet at the call of the Chair, and the Chair shall call the first meeting of the Response Systems Panel not later than 60 days after the date of the appointment of all the members of the Response Systems Panel. The Committee shall meet, at a minimum, once per year.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The committee is required by Section 576(a)(1) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 (Public Law 112-239).
Why close or partially close meetings?Meetings are not closed to the public unless the Department of Defense determines that items on the planned agenda meet the closed meeting provisions of 5 U.S.C. § 552b(c). Pursuant to DoD policy closed meetings can only be authorized by the DoD Sponsor (i.e., the General Counsel for the Department of Defense).
Recommendation Remarks
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*Yes
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesYes
Outcome Major Policy ChangesYesAction Issued New RegulationsYes
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationYes
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryYesAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentN/A
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsYesGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentN/ANumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*NoneDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentThe purpose of the Panel is to make recommendations regarding the investigation, prosecution, and adjudication of sexual assault in the military, which may ultimately cause an increase in funds expended in this area.Grants Review CommentN/A
Number Of Recommendations*125Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentRecommendations 1-12: Measuring the Scope of Sexual Assault in the Military and Civilian Communities.Recommendations 13-43: Assessing the Role of the Commander: Commander Responsibility and Accountability.Recommendations 44-79: Strengthening the Special Victim Counsel Program, Victim Rights, Support, and Services.Recommendations 80-87: Ensuring Fairness and Due Process to Those Suspected or Accused of Sexual Assault.Recommendations 88-125: Improving Military Justice Procedures.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentN/AAccess GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentN/AAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess CommentN/A
Agency Feedback Comment*N/ANarrative Description*Section 576(d)(1) of the FY 2013 NDAA provides that in conducting a systems review and assessment, the Response Systems Panel shall provide recommendations on how to improve the effectiveness of the investigation, prosecution, and adjudication of crimes involving adult sexual assault and related offenses, under 10 U.S.C. 920 (Article 120 of the UCMJ).
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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*$1,106,503.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$117,460.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$42,374.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$56,273.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$398,048.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$1,720,658.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*12.50Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
Cost RemarksEst Cost Remarks
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Interest Areas

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MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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SUBCOMMITTEES

Committee

Subcommittees

 
ActionCommittee System IDSubcommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-032136Comparative Systems2014
 COM-029464Role of the Commander2014
 COM-031369Victim Services2014
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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-005626Response Systems to Adult Sexual Assault Crimes2013