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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameCold War Advisory CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of the Interior
Fiscal Year2019Committee Number76703
Original Establishment Date11/30/2010Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URL 
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*9
Current Charter Date12/12/2018Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Acting Chief, National Register of Historic Places & National Historic Landmarks Programs
Date Of Renewal Charter12/12/2020Designated Federal Officer PrefixMs.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Serena
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle NameG.
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Bellows
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Title VII, Subtitle C, Section 7201(c) of P.L.111-11, Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009Designated Federal Officer Phone*(202) 354-2092
Effective Date Of Authority*3/30/2009Designated Federal Officer Fax*(202) 208-6412
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*serena_bellew@nps.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Non Scientific Program Advisory Board
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNot Applicable
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Committee reviews materials researched and written about Cold War military sites by a consultant (John Salmon) hired by the National Historic Landmarks Program (National Park Service, Department of the Interior). These materials include: an inventory of Cold War sites; a bibliography of Cold War history; and a historic context for a theme study. In FY 2020, the Committee will review two additional items: a National Historic Landmark nomination prepared for a Cold War property; and a National Park Service Cold War History Interpretive Handbook.
How is membership balanced?*Legislation requires that committee members include three experts in Cold War history; one expert in twentieth-century American history; two experts in preservation; and three members of the general public.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Estimated Number of Meetings per Year - 1.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*This committee provides the National Park Service with access to leading scholars who can ensure that documents submitted by the consultant are accurate and reflect the latest scholarship.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksThe Committee did not meet in FY 2019. The Committee will likely meet via conference call in FY 2020 once Cold War related products are ready for Committee review.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingYesAction 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 CommentIdentification of sites allows for the preservation and protection of historically significant sites, in accordance with Sections 106 and 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.Number Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*NoneDollar 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 Committee will provide recommendations regarding the preservation and protection of multiple sites related to the Cold War across the United States.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe Committee has only begun assessing these sites (for potential designation as National Historic Landmarks and/or listing in The National Register of Historic Places). Recommendations will be implemented only after the study is complete.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThe number of Committee recommendations is still unknown, it is not possible to know what percentage of Committee recommendations will be partially implemented. However, the National Historic Landmarks Program, in collaboration with the National Council of State Historic Preservation Offices, has selected a Cold War-related historic property to be studied for nomination by a selected historical contractor.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*Not ApplicableAccess CommentNot applicable.
Agency Feedback CommentNot ApplicableNarrative Description*The Committee did not meet in FY 2019 .
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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*$5,000.00
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*$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*$500.00
Total Costs$0.00Est. Total Next FY*$5,500.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.00Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.25
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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-033263Cold War Advisory Committee2018
 COM-001572Cold War Advisory Committee2017
 COM-002734Cold War Advisory Committee2016
 COM-003677Cold War Advisory Committee2015
 COM-004966Cold War Advisory Committee2014
 COM-005786Cold War Advisory Committee2013
 COM-007000Cold War Advisory Committee2012
 COM-007913Cold War Advisory Committee2011