Skip to main content
Content Starts Here GSA Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) Database Skip to main content

Committee Detail

Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameVeterans' Advisory Committee on EducationAgency NameDepartment of Veterans Affairs
Fiscal Year2019Committee Number28
Original Establishment Date3/16/1966Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URL 
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*10
Current Charter Date3/12/2019Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Designated Federal Officer
Date Of Renewal Charter3/12/2021Designated Federal Officer PrefixMr.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Terry
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination Authority38 U.S.C. 3692Designated Federal Officer Last Name*Warren
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*38 U.S.C. 3692Designated Federal Officer Phone*(202) 461-9213
Effective Date Of Authority*3/16/1966Designated Federal Officer Fax*(202) 275-2636
Committee Type*ContinuingDesignated Federal Officer Email*terry.warren@va.gov
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Non Scientific Program Advisory Board
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNot Applicable
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Committee is charged with assessing Veterans' educational and employment requirements in conjunction with educational and technological advances in their various fields. The Committee provides recommendations to the Secretary in the administration of the educational programs under title 38, United States Code. The Committee held one meeting in 2019 and submitted a set of recommendations for the Secretary for consideration. Public Law 115-48, Title III, Section 306, reauthorized the Committee through December 31, 2022.
How is membership balanced?*The Committee is comprised of eminent representatives from education, labor, and management. With their varied backgrounds, the members bring to the Committee expertise on 1) Active Duty service; 2) experience using the GI Bill education programs to further their own education; 3) Reserve and National Guard affairs; 4) institutions of higher learning; and 5) apprentice and on-the-job training programs. Close attention is given to equitable geographic distribution and to ethnic and gender representation.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*By charter, the Committee is expected to meet at least once annually. In FY 2019, the Committee met one time.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*Committee members offer a wide range of experience on past and current education policy and procedures and Veterans' needs.
Why close or partially close meetings?The Committee meetings are open to the public.
Recommendation RemarksVeterans Benefits Administration is recommending the Committee be placed on Administratively Inactive status.
Hide Section - PERFORMANCE MEASURES

PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesYes
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationYes
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryYesAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentN/A
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNot ApplicableNumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*NoneDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNot ApplicableGrants Review CommentNA
Number Of Recommendations*92Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentThis is the total number of recommendations for FY 2003 through FY 2019.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*40.00%Access Committee WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentNot ApplicableAccess GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*40.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentNot ApplicableAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess CommentN/A
Agency Feedback CommentFeedback is provided through written responses to the Committee's recommendations.Narrative Description*The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Secretary of Veterans Affairs on the administration of education and training programs for veterans and servicepersons, reservists, and dependents of veterans under Chapters 30, 32, 33, 35, and 36 of Title 38, and Chapter 1606 of Title 10, United States Code.
Hide Section - COSTS

COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$2,340.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY*$10,000.00
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*$4,686.63Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$15,000.00
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$7,026.63Est. Total Next FY*$25,000.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*1.00Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY* 
Hide Section - Custom Links

Custom Links

     Committee Level Reports               
Hide Section - MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

To View all the members, meetings and advisory reports for this committee please click here
Hide Section - CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

No Documents Found
Hide Section - DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-033590Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2018
 COM-001862Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2017
 COM-003117Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2016
 COM-003305Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2015
 COM-005195Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2014
 COM-006119Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2013
 COM-006389Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2012
 COM-008211Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2011
 COM-009452Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2010
 COM-010271Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2009
 COM-010814Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2008
 COM-011549Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2007
 COM-012410Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2006
 COM-013407Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2005
 COM-014395Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2004
 COM-015255Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2003
 COM-017083Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2002
 COM-017299Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2001
 COM-019039Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education2000
 COM-019253Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education1999
 COM-020229Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education1998
 COM-021133Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education1997