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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameMotorcyclist Advisory CouncilAgency NameDepartment of Transportation
Fiscal Year2019Committee Number2602
Original Establishment Date10/13/2016Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/motorcycles/
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*10
Current Charter Date10/24/2018Designated Fed Officer Position Title*DFO
Date Of Renewal Charter10/24/2020Designated Federal Officer PrefixMr.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Michael
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Griffith
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Public Law 114-94Designated Federal Officer Phone*202.366.9469
Effective Date Of Authority*12/6/2015Designated Federal Officer Fax*
Committee Type*ContinuingDesignated Federal Officer Email*mike.griffith@dot.gov
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Scientific Technical 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 MAC shall report to the Secretary of Transportation through the FHWA Administrator. The Administrator is the sponsor of the Committee and accepts or rejects recommendations produced by the Committee.
How is membership balanced?*MAC seeks a fairly balanced membership with expertise in highway engineering, safety analysis, and motorcycling. Specifically, the following are the categories of members we seek:o Experts from State/local government in highway engineering issues, including:o Barrier design ;o Road design, construction, maintenance; and/or o Intelligent Transportation Systems;o State/ local traffic and safety engineers, design engineers, or other transportation department officials who are motorcyclists;o A representative from a national motorcyclist association;o A roadway safety data expert on crash testing/analysis; ando A member of a national safety organization that represents the traffic safety systems industry.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*MAC meetings will be held approximately twice a Federal fiscal year. As necessary, additional Committee and subcommittee meetings may be called by the DFO.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*a. Provide advice to FHWA on how to improve roadways for motorcyclist safety based on the issues described above; andb. Provide a forum for the development, consideration, and communication of information from a knowledgeable and independent perspective..
Why close or partially close meetings?Not Applicable
Recommendation RemarksNot Applicable
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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 Reviewed 
Outcome CommentNot ApplicableNumber Of Grants Recommended 
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended 
Cost Savings CommentNot ApplicableGrants Review CommentNot Applicable
Number Of Recommendations* Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*No
Number Of Recommendations CommentNot ApplicableAccess Agency WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented* Access Committee WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentNot ApplicableAccess GSA FACA WebsiteNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented* Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentNot ApplicableAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*NoAccess CommentNot Applicable
Agency Feedback CommentNot ApplicableNarrative Description*Not Applicable
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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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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-032972Motorcyclist Advisory Council2018
 COM-001682Motorcyclist Advisory Council2017