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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameNational Genetic Resources Advisory CouncilAgency NameDepartment of Agriculture
Fiscal Year2019Committee Number1301
Original Establishment Date11/28/1990Committee StatusAdministratively Inactive
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttp://www.ars-grin.gov/ngrac/
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*9
Current Charter Date5/31/2011Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Executive Director - Research, Education and Economics Advisory Board Office
Date Of Renewal Charter Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Michele
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination Authority7 U.S.C. 5843Designated Federal Officer Last Name*Esch
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*7 U.S.C. 5843Designated Federal Officer Phone*(202) 720-8408
Effective Date Of Authority*11/28/1990Designated Federal Officer Fax*202-720-6199
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary Cmte Designated Federal Officer Email*michele.esch@ars.usda.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
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 Commitee reflects the views of a diverse civil society including the private sector regarding the USDA's National Genetic Resources Program (NGRP). By representation of a broad slice of that society to include academia, professional society, and non-governmental interests, the USDA and the NGRP are provided advice on current issues affecting the management of the NGRP. After the meeting, the recommendations are communicated to the appropriate organizations dealing with the matters. The Council reviews the impact of those recommendations at future meetings and re-emphasizes its views again, and as necessary.
How is membership balanced?*The appointed membership is from states and private industry. It represents disciplines in crop, forestry, and animal agriculture as well as legal and trade interests. The appointed Council consists of nine(9) members, and seven (7) ex-offico members.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Legislation mandates two (2) meetings per year.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*There is no comparable assemblage of the composite expertise available.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A. Meetings are open.
Recommendation RemarksThis committee is administratively inactive due to non reauthorization since May 2013.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesYesAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchYesAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingYesAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryYesAction OtherYes
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentN/A
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentN/ANumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentN/AGrants Review CommentNot Applicable
Number Of Recommendations*0Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentN/AAccess Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentN/AAccess GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentN/AAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*Not ApplicableAccess CommentN/A
Agency Feedback CommentN/ANarrative Description*The Commitee reflects the views of a diverse civil society including the private sector regarding the USDA's National Genetic Resources Program (NGRP). By representation of a broad slice of that society to include academia, professional society, and non-governmental interests, the USDA and the NGRP are provided advice on current issues affecting the management of the NGRP. After the meeting, the recommendations are communicated to the appropriate organizations dealing with the matters. The Council reviews the impact of those recommendations at future meetings and re-emphasizes its views again, and as necessary.
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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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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-001815National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2017
 COM-002158National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2016
 COM-003294National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2015
 COM-005197National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2014
 COM-006368National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2013
 COM-006450National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2012
 COM-007532National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2011
 COM-008918National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2010
 COM-010238National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2009
 COM-010539National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2008
 COM-012357National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2007
 COM-012394National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2006
 COM-014243National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2005
 COM-014311National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2004
 COM-016209National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2003
 COM-016317National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2002
 COM-018184National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2001
 COM-018209National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2000
 COM-019991National Genetic Resources Advisory Council1999
 COM-020282National Genetic Resources Advisory Council1998
 COM-021813National Genetic Resources Advisory Council1997
 COM-033456National Genetic Resources Advisory Council2018