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FCC - 31922 - FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council - Agency Authority
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameFCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability CouncilAgency NameFederal Communications Commission
Fiscal Year2022Committee Number31922
Original Establishment Date3/18/2017Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.fcc.gov/about-fcc/advisory-committe...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*Unlimited
Current Charter Date6/30/2021Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Senior Attorney, Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau
Date Of Renewal Charter6/30/2023Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Suzon
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityAgency decisionDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Cameron
Establishment Authority*Agency AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Agency decisionDesignated Federal Officer Phone*(202) 418-1916
Effective Date Of Authority*4/19/2007Designated Federal Officer Fax*(202) 418-1918
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*suzon.cameron@fcc.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Other Committee
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The purpose of the Council is to provide recommendations to the FCC regarding ways the FCC can help to ensure the security, reliability, and interoperability of communications systems. The Council addresses specific issues as posed to it by the Commission. These issues are each assigned to a subcommittee or working group. The working groups are addressing the following issues through weekly meetings and will issue recommendations on (1) 5G Signaling Protocols Security; (2)
Promoting Security, Reliability, and Interoperability of Open Radio Access Network Equipment; (3) Leveraging Virtualization Technology to Promote Secure, Reliable 5G Networks; (4) 911 Service Over Wi-Fi; (5) Managing Software & Cloud Services Supply Chain Security for Communications Infrastructure; and (6) Leveraging Mobile Device Applications and Firmware to Enhance Wireless Emergency Alerts.
How is membership balanced?*Members were selected from public safety agencies, consumer or community organizations or other non-profit entities, Federal, State, and local governments, and the private sector to balance the expertise and viewpoints that are necessary to effectively address the issues to be considered.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Council is authorized to facilitate its work through informal subcommittees that may meet more frequently. Activities and recommendations of the informal subcommittees must be reported to the Council as a whole, which meets on a quarterly basis. These reports, as modified or ratified by the Council as a whole, will be included in the official record of the Council proceedings and reported to the Chairperson of the Commission.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The Council is intended to provide the Commission with advise on the reliability and security of communications networks, including as it relates to telecommunications, media, and public safety communications. It provides a unique, open forum where parties with varying interests can work to arrive at recommendations for assuring optimal communications services in times of emergencies.
Why close or partially close meetings?Meetings will typically be open.
Recommendation RemarksNot Applicable
Hide Section - PERFORMANCE MEASURES

PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*Yes
Outcome Trust In GovernmentNoAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesYesAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherYes
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionNoAction Comment
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsYesGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNANumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNAGrants Review CommentNA
Number Of Recommendations*172Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentNAAccess Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*20.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentNAAccess GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*39.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentNAAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess CommentNA
Agency Feedback Comment*Feedback is provided through the Designated Federal Officer.Narrative Description*The Council is a Federal Advisory Committee that will provide recommendations to the Commission regarding best practices and actions the Commission can take to ensure optimal security, reliability, and interoperability of communications systems, including telecommunications, media and public safety communications systems.
Hide Section - COSTS

COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Members*$12,978.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$12,978.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$203,438.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$203,438.00
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$1,392.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$1,392.00
Total Costs$217,808.00Est. Total Next FY*$217,808.00
Date Cost Last Modified11/4/2022 11:45 AMEst. Fed Staff Support Next FY*1.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*1.00Est Cost RemarksFor FY2023, we anticipate that meetings will be held in a hybrid format with in-person and virtual options.
Cost RemarksAll four meetings were held virtually in FY2022.  
Hide Section - Interest Areas

Interest Areas

Category
Area
Communications
Broadcasting and Communications
Radio
Computer Technology
Information Technology
Internet
Technology
Emergency
Emergency Preparedness and Management
Hide Section - MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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Hide Section - CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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-039031FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2021
 COM-037370FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2020
 COM-035122FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2019
 COM-032805FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2018
 COM-001486FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2017
 COM-002532FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2016
 COM-003881FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2015
 COM-004894FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2014
 COM-005974FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2013
 COM-006795FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2012
 COM-008117FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2011
 COM-008957FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2010
 COM-010184FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2009
 COM-010927FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2008
 COM-012058FCC's Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council2007