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DOD - 2560 - Defense Advisory Committee on Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces - Statutory (Congress Created)
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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameDefense Advisory Committee on Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Sexual Assault in the Armed ForcesAgency NameDepartment of Defense
Fiscal Year2022Committee Number2560
Original Establishment Date2/18/2016Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://dacipad.whs.mil
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*20
Current Charter Date2/16/2022Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Mr.
Date Of Renewal Charter2/16/2024Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date2/16/2026Designated Federal Officer First Name*Dwight
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle NameH.
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Sullivan
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*546 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 (Public Law 113-291)Designated Federal Officer Phone*703-695-1055
Effective Date Of Authority*11/26/2015Designated Federal Officer Fax*
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*dwight.h.sullivan.civ@mail.mil
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*National Policy Issue Advisory Board
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredYes
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Defense Advisory Committee on Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces (DAC IPAD), pursuant to § 546(c)(1) of the FY 2015 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), will advise the Secretary of Defense and the Deputy Secretary of Defense on the investigation, prosecution, and defense of allegations of rape, forcible sodomy, sexual assault, and other sexual misconduct involving members of the Armed Forces.
How is membership balanced?*Pursuant to § 546(b) of the FY 2015 NDAA, the DAC IPAD will be composed of no more than 20 members. DAC IPAD members selected shall have experience with the investigation, prosecution, and defense of allegations of sexual assault offenses. Members of the DAC IPAD may include Federal and State prosecutors, judges, law professors, and private attorneys. Members of the Armed Forces serving on active duty may not serve as members of the DAC IPAD.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The DAC IPAD will meet at least once per year.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The Secretary of Defense, pursuant to § 546 of the NDAA for FY 2015 (Public Law 113-291), as modified by § 537 of the NDAA for FY 2016 (Public Law 114-92), and in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended) and 41 C.F.R. § 102-3.50(a), established this non-discretionary committee.
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, the General Counsel for the Department of Defense or designee.
Recommendation RemarksThe DAC IPAD is required by statute and the Department of Defense is managing and sustaining this Committee pursuant to this requirement.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesYesAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationYes
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionNoAction CommentNot Applicable
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsYesGrants 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 CommentThe DAC IPAD was not established by Congress to examine fiscal or budgetary matters.Grants Review CommentNot Applicable
Number Of Recommendations*42Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentRecommendations made during the life of the DAC IPAD. Not affected by COVID restrictions. The DAC IPAD provided 2 recommendations in FY 2022.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*12.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentFive recommendations were fully implemented by Congress.
Five recommendations were fully implemented by DOD.
Two recommendations were both fully implemented by Congress & DOD.
Access GSA FACA WebsiteNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented*14.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThree recommendations were partially implemented by Congress.
Six recommendations were partially implemented by DOD.
Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*NoAccess CommentNot Applicable
Agency Feedback Comment*The DAC IPAD makes recommendations to DoD for consideration for implementation.Narrative Description*The DAC IPAD, pursuant to § 546(c)(1) of the FY 2015 NDAA, will advise the Secretary of Defense and the Deputy Secretary of Defense on the investigation, prosecution, and defense of allegations of rape, forcible sodomy, sexual assault, and other sexual misconduct involving members of the Armed Forces.
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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*$2,412,732.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$2,450,000.00
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*$10,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$24,118.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$45,000.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$8,075.50Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$25,000.00
Other Costs$92,500.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$80,000.00
Total Costs$2,537,425.50Est. Total Next FY*$2,610,000.00
Date Cost Last Modified8/19/2022 1:38 PMEst. Fed Staff Support Next FY*15.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*15.00Est Cost Remarks
Cost RemarksReduced costs due to COVID-19  
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Interest Areas

Category
Area
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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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-039124Defense Advisory Committee on Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces2021
 COM-037598Defense Advisory Committee on Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces2020
 COM-035723Defense Advisory Committee on Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces2019
 COM-033084Defense Advisory Committee on Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces2018
 COM-001429Defense Advisory Committee on Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces2017
 COM-002910Defense Advisory Committee on Investigation, Prosecution, and Defense of Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces2016