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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameHunting and Shooting Sports Conservation CouncilAgency NameDepartment of the Interior
Fiscal Year2019Committee Number2643
Original Establishment Date5/10/2018Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.fws.gov/hsscc/
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*25
Current Charter Date5/10/2018Designated Fed Officer Position Title*DFO
Date Of Renewal Charter5/10/2020Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Doug
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Hobbs
Establishment Authority*Agency AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 (16 U.S.C. 742a)Designated Federal Officer Phone*(703) 358-2336
Effective Date Of Authority*8/8/1956Designated Federal Officer Fax*
Committee Type*ContinuingDesignated Federal Officer Email*doug_hobbs@fws.gov
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Non Scientific Program Advisory Board
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Council's purpose is to provide recommendations to the Federal Government, through the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture, regarding policies and endeavors that (a) benefit wildlife resources; (b) encourage partnership among the public; sporting conservation organizations; Federal, state, tribal, and territorial governments; and (c) benefit recreational hunting and recreational shooting sports.
How is membership balanced?*Council representation is balanced in relation to its mission as specified in its charter. The members are senior-level representatives of their organizations and/or have extensive knowledge and experience within the hunting and wildlife conservation communities.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Council anticipates meeting approximately 2 times per year. At these meetings, members will discuss recommendations to put forward to both the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*Because of their professional affiliations and experiences, the members of the Council are uniquely positioned to provide advice to to the Departments related to hunting, recreational shooting, and wildife conservation. Members of the Council have years of experience as managers, advocates, and participants in the wildlife conservation and recreation field. There is no equivilant body of advisers empaneled to assist the Departments.
Why close or partially close meetings?All meetings are open to the public.
Recommendation Remarks
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentNoAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionNoAction CommentNot Applicable
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNot applicable as the Council has not made recommendations for change yet.Number Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNot ApplicableGrants Review CommentNot Applicable
Number Of Recommendations*0Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentThe Council has yet to make any recommendations.Access Agency WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentNot ApplicableAccess GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentNot ApplicableAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*NoAccess CommentNot Applicable
Agency Feedback CommentNot ApplicableNarrative Description*The Hunting and Shooting Sports Conservation Council (HSSCC) helps support the Department's mission by providing advice and recommendations for implementing Secretarial Orders 3347 and 3356, as well as Executive Order 13443. These Orders prioritize work by Department of the Interior bureaus in creating, expanding, and maintaining hunting and recreational shooting opportunities on Federal lands and waters, as well as conservation benefits derived from these activities. The HSSCC is charged with making recommendations related to hunting and shooting sports that will expand opportunities, conservation efforts, and the economic benefits to the national and local economies. Increasing hunting and recreational shooting opportunities, and wildlife conservation are all priorities withing the Interior Department.
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COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members* Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY* 
Payments to Federal Members* Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY* 
Payments to Federal Staff* Estimated Payments to Federal Staff* 
Payments to Consultants* Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY* 
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members* Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY* 
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members* Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members* 
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff* Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY* 
Travel Reimb. For Consultants* Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY* 
Other Costs Est. Other Costs Next FY* 
Total Costs$0.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)* Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY* 
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SUBCOMMITTEES

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Subcommittees

ActionCommittee System IDSubcommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-034596Executive Subcommittee2019
 COM-034598Hunting Subcommittee2019
 COM-034599Outreach Subcommittee2019
 COM-034597Shooting Subcommittee2019
 COM-034600Wildlife Conservation Subcommittee2019
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CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

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Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-033242Hunting and Shooting Sports Conservation Council2018