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DOD - 5232 - American Heritage Rivers Initiative Advisory Committee - Presidential
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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameAmerican Heritage Rivers Initiative Advisory CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of Defense
Fiscal Year2000Committee Number5232
Original Establishment Date4/7/1998Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date4/7/2000Committee URL 
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*Unlimited
Current Charter Date4/17/1998Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Executive Secretary, American Heritage Rivers Initiative Advisory Committee
Date Of Renewal Charter Designated Federal Officer PrefixMr.
Projected Termination Date4/7/2000Designated Federal Officer First Name*Charles
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle NameR.
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Smith
Establishment Authority*PresidentialDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*E.O. 13080Designated Federal Officer Phone*703-693-3655
Effective Date Of Authority*4/7/1998Designated Federal Officer Fax*703-697-3366
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary Cmte Designated Federal Officer Email*smithcr@hqda.army.mil
Committee Type*Ad hoc
Presidential*Yes
Committee Function*National Policy Issue Advisory Board
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate Required 
Legislation Status 
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Committee met in 1998, in open session, and with the help of a facilitator, and in accordance with rules outlined by Executive Order 13061, evaluated and discussed 116 applications from river communities, held straw votes, and concluded with an announcement (and report) of 10 rivers recommended for designation as American Heritage Rivers. As prescribed by the E.O., this committee was terminated during FY-2000.
How is membership balanced?*The President hand picked members from different geographic areas, with varied experience and expertise in the areas of environment, historic preservation, business and economics, Tribal relations, and water resources issues and projects.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*No meetings were held in FY-2000.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The President wanted to ensure that a diverse group of experts, from across the country, with varied backgrounds and experience, and from different gender and racial groups, was assembled to make these important recommendations. The Committee, composed of unpaid (except travel reimbursement) volunteers, was necessary to ensure a fair and objective review of nominations, and to eliminate perceptions that the results were driven by Federal agency agendas or politics.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksThis committee's work has been completed, and was officially terminated on 4/7/2000. There was no committee activity in FY-2000.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety* Action Reorganize Priorities* 
Outcome Trust In Government Action Reallocate Resources 
Outcome Major Policy Changes Action Issued New Regulations 
Outcome Advance In Scientific Research Action Proposed Legislation 
Outcome Effective Grant Making Action Approved Grants Or Other Payments 
Outcome Improved Service Delivery Action Other 
Outcome Increased Customer Satisfaction Action Comment
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg Requirements Grants Review* 
Outcome Other Number Of Grants Reviewed 
Outcome CommentNumber Of Grants Recommended 
Cost Savings* Dollar Value Of Grants Recommended 
Cost Savings CommentGrants Review Comment
Number Of Recommendations* Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer* 
Number Of Recommendations CommentAccess Agency Website 
% of Recs Fully Implemented* Access Committee Website 
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentAccess GSA FACA Website 
% of Recs Partially Implemented* Access Publications 
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentAccess Other 
Agency Feedback* Access Comment
Agency Feedback Comment*Narrative Description*
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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*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$0.00
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*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$0.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$0.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.00Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
Cost RemarksEst Cost Remarks
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Interest Areas

No interest areas selected for this committee.
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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-019345American Heritage Rivers Initiative Advisory Committee1999
 COM-020844American Heritage Rivers Initiative Advisory Committee1998