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Reporting Fiscal Year 2020 Government Totals



Active Committees 921
Administratively Inactive Committees 63
Number of New Committees 29
Number of Terminated Committees 17
Number of Merged Committees 33
Committee Authority: Required by Statute 603
Committee Authority: Authorized by Statute 181
Committee Authority: Agency Authority 202
Committee Authority: Presidential Directive 31
Committee Type: Ad Hoc 7
Committee Type: Continuing 1,002
Committee Type: Presidential 30
Committee Description: National Policy/Issue 137
Committee Description: Non-Scientific 266
Committee Description: Scientific/Technical 210
Committee Description: Grant Review 91
Committee Description: Grant Review Special Emphasis Panel 29
Committee Description: Regulatory Negotiation 3
Committee Description: Other 278
Number of Reports 426
Meetings: Open 1,463
Meetings: Closed 5,275
Closed Grant Review 3,034
Closed Grant Review Special Emphasis Panel 1,850
Closed All Other Functions 391
Meetings: Partially Closed 179
Total Meetings 6,917
Current Actual Next Estimate
Committee Personnel Payments: Non-Federal Members $ 30,640,642.00 $ 32,444,866.00
Committee Personnel Payments: Federal Members $ 3,638,882.00 $ 4,148,164.00
Committee Personnel Payments: Federal Staff $ 252,233,453.00 $ 227,787,398.00
Committee Personnel Payments: Non-Member Consultants $ 11,464,497.00 $ 10,618,894.00
Committee Total Travel and Per Diem $ 24,151,848.00 $ 31,766,865.00
Committee Other Costs $ 68,476,095.00 $ 53,118,258.00
Committee Total Cost $ 390,605,420.00 $ 359,884,448.00
Federal Staff Support Years (FTE) 396,813.90 474,891.25
Members 48,046
SEP Members 26,512
Total Members Serving During Fiscal Year 74,558

Note: (1) All Committees (Chartered, Potentially Administratively Inactive and Terminated) are included in this report.
          (2) For FY13 through FY19, does not include WWCC costs/FTE funded by non-U.S. government sources