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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NamePersonal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory PanelAgency NameDepartment of Health and Human Services
Fiscal Year2018Committee Number73631
Original Establishment Date Committee StatusAdministratively Inactive
Actual Termination Date Committee URL 
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*15
Current Charter Date6/7/2010Designated Fed Officer Position Title*DFO
Date Of Renewal Charter6/7/2012Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Jason
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityProgram suspension through CLASS ReportDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Bennett
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Section 8002 of the Affordable Care Act, Public Law 111-148Designated Federal Officer Phone*(202) 357-3408
Effective Date Of Authority*3/23/2010Designated Federal Officer Fax*202-357-3556
Committee Type*Not ReportedDesignated Federal Officer Email*jason.bennet@aoa.hhs.gov
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Other Committee
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate RequiredYes
Legislation StatusPending
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel is HHS's statutory public advisory body on personal care attendant workforce issues related to the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Act in the Affordable Care Act. The Committee was envisioned to provide advice and guidance on issues related to the adequacy of the number of personal care attendant workers, the salaries, wages, and benefits, and access to the services provided by personal care attendant workers. The committee did not meet and the charter was not renewed.
How is membership balanced?*According to the authorizing statute, the members were to be balanced by the statutorily required categories: Individuals with disabilities of all ages (3 nominees)Senior individuals (3 nominees)Representatives of individuals with disabilities (3 nominees)Representatives of senior individuals (1 nominee)Representatives of workforce and labor organizations (3 nominees)Representatives of home and community-based services providers (1 nominee)Representatives of assisted living providers (1 nominee)
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The committee did not meet and the charter was not renewed.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*Due to the decision not to proceed with implementation of the CLASS program, the committee will not meet and the charter was not renewed.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksThe Secretary announced on October 14, 2011 that Operating Division “Community Living Assistance Service and Support (CLASS)” would not be created because of budget constraints. The DFO said he wanted to be consistent with her announcement, and the committee never had a meeting.
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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 CommentThis committee will not meet.Number Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*NoneDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentThis committee will not meet.Grants Review CommentNot a grant review.
Number Of Recommendations*0Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*No
Number Of Recommendations CommentThis committee will not meet.Access Agency WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThis committee will not meet.Access GSA FACA WebsiteNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThis committee will not meet.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*Not ApplicableAccess CommentThis committee will not meet.
Agency Feedback CommentNot ApplicableNarrative Description*The Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel was HHS's statutory public advisory body on personal care attendant workforce issues related to the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Act in the Affordable Care Act. The Committee did not meet due to the decision to not implement the CLASS program and the committee charter was not renewed.
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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*$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$0.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.00Est. 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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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

  
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-001897Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel2017
 COM-002277Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel2016
 COM-003750Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel2015
 COM-004527Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel2014
 COM-006187Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel2013
 COM-006908Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel2012
 COM-008372Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel2011
 COM-008681Personal Care Attendants Workforce Advisory Panel2010