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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameDOT Advisory Committee on Human TraffickingAgency NameDepartment of Transportation
Fiscal Year2019Committee Number2645
Original Establishment Date10/3/2018Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.transportation.gov/stophumantraffic...
New Committee This FYYesPresidential Appointments* 
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*15
Current Charter Date10/3/2018Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Deputy Assistant Secretary of Transportation for Aviation and International Affairs
Date Of Renewal Charter10/3/2020Designated Federal Officer PrefixMr.
Projected Termination Date8/9/2020Designated Federal Officer First Name*David
Exempt From Renewal* Designated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Short
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Combating Human Trafficking in Commercial Vehicles Act, Public Law 115-99Designated Federal Officer Phone*(202) 366-5058
Effective Date Of Authority*1/3/2018Designated Federal Officer Fax*
Committee Type*Ad hocDesignated Federal Officer Email*nicole.bambas@dot.gov
Presidential*No
Committee Function*National Policy Issue Advisory Board
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*Makes recommendations to the Secretary on actions the Department can take to help combat human trafficking, including the development and implementation of successful strategies for identifying and reporting instances of human trafficking; and recommendations for administrative or legislative changes necessary to use programs, properties, or other resources owned, operated, or funded by the Department to combat human trafficking.
It also develops recommended best practices for States and State and local transportation stakeholders to follow in combating human trafficking.
The best practices shall be based on multidisciplinary research and promising, evidence based models and programs; and the best practices shall be user friendly, incorporate the most up-to-date technology. The best practices will include sample training materials; strategies to identify victims; sample protocols and recommendations, including strategies to collect, document, and share data across systems and agencies; and strategies to help agencies better understand the types of trafficking involved, the scope of the problem, and the degree of victim interaction with multiple systems; and strategies to identify effective pathways for State agencies to utilize their position in educating critical stakeholder groups and assisting victims.
How is membership balanced?*Membership is balanced by including 15 relevant stakeholders from trafficking advocacy organizations; law enforcement; trucking, bus, rail, aviation, maritime, and port sectors, including industry and labor.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Estimated Number of Meetings per Year - 4 Estimated Total Meetings - 8
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*DOT Advisory Committee on Human Trafficking is a source of a wide variety, expertise and knowledge that cannot be obtain strictly within the Department.
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*$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*$50,000.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00
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*$0.00
Total Costs$50,000.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*50,000.00Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
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MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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