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USDA - 10808 - Butte County Resource Advisory Committee - Statutory (Congress Created)
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameButte County Resource Advisory CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of Agriculture
Fiscal Year2022Committee Number10808
Original Establishment Date10/3/2008Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/plumas/workingto...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*15
Current Charter Date10/15/2021Designated Fed Officer Position Title*District Ranger
Date Of Renewal Charter10/15/2023Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*David
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Brillenz
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*The SRS and Community Self-Determination Act as reauthorized in PL 110-343 and PL 112-141.Designated Federal Officer Phone*(530) 532-7410
Effective Date Of Authority*10/3/2008Designated Federal Officer Fax*(530) 532-1210
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*david.brillenz@usda.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Other Committee
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNot Applicable
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The purpose of a Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act resource advisory committee is to improve collaborative relations and to provide advice and recommendations to the Forest Service consistent with Division C, Title VI of Public Law 110-343.The Act describes the duties of the committees as follows: to review projects proposed by counties and other interested parties; to recommend projects and funding; to provide early and continuous coordination with Forest Service officials; to provide frequent opportunities for citizens, organizations, tribes, land management agencies and other interested parties to participate openly and meaningfully, beginning in the early stages of project development; to monitor projects approved under the Act; to advise the designated federal official on the progress of monitoring; and to make recommendations for any appropriate changes or adjustments to projects being monitored.
How is membership balanced?*The committee is comprised of 15 members, five in each of three categories prescribed in the Act. Within each category, the Act identifies specific interests members are to represent. Committees are formed in geographic areas to ensure each national forest located within a participating county or counties has access to a resource advisory committee. The Act requires members to be residents of the state or states within which the committee has jurisdiction.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The committee generally meets 1-2 times per year as needed to perform its duties. The committee did not meet in FY22 due to COVID protocol concerns. Meeting is planned for 1st Qtr FY23.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*This Resource Advisory Committee is mandated by the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act as reauthorized in Public Law 110-343 and Public Law 112-141.
Why close or partially close meetings?All meetings are open to the public.
Recommendation RemarksRAC did not meet or make recommendations in FY22. 1 recommendation was to wait to meet until FY23 to ensure this Committee could discuss with a quorum all currently proposed projects and be able to access this FY and previous FY's funding allocations.
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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 ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchYesAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingYesAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryYesAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentNot Applicable
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsYesGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherYesNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentThe Butte County RAC Committee still stays in contact with the FRRD and PNF providing valuable input and insight from the public on various USFS projects despite not having a formal meeting this year.Number Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNot ApplicableGrants Review Commentn/a
Number Of Recommendations*12Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentNo new recommendations in FY22.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*100.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe meeting time has been pushed back due to the recommendation.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentAll previous year's approved projects implemented to date. Two projects are up for review in FY23.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess Comment
Agency Feedback Comment*The Forest Service (FS) Designated Federal Official regularly reports to the committee on whether recommended projects proposals are or are not approved by the FS. The DFO also reports on actions taken to implement approved projects. This may take the form of verbal reports and presentations at committee meetings, committee field trips and monitoring activities.Narrative Description*By recommending projects that maintain and improve the health of national forest ecosystems and improve cooperative relationships among the people who use and care for the national forests, the Secure Rural Schools resource advisory committees support the Forest Service mission to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the Nation’s forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations. The committees specifically support Forest Service strategic goals to 1. Restore, sustain, and enhance the national forests; and 2. Provide and sustain benefits to the American people.
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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*$2,500.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$33,000.00
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 Est. Other Costs Next FY*$900.00
Total Costs$2,500.00Est. Total Next FY*$33,900.00
Date Cost Last Modified10/13/2022 11:47 AMEst. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.30
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.01Est Cost RemarksPer Diem is not expected for local Committee Members; however, there will be federal staff costs incurred to support the next scheduled FACA meeting; as well as receiving, reviewing and preparing projects for discussion, review and approval.
Cost RemarksFederal staff time spent reviewing committee status, preparing reports, and preparing for next committee meeting.  
Hide Section - Interest Areas

Interest Areas

Category
Area
Agriculture
Forestry
Environment
Earth Sciences
Land
Conservation and Preservation
Land Management and Use
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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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-039918Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2021
 COM-038416Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2020
 COM-036190Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2019
 COM-033505Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2018
 COM-001207Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2017
 COM-003098Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2016
 COM-003933Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2015
 COM-004276Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2014
 COM-005466Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2013
 COM-006719Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2012
 COM-007570Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2011
 COM-008934Butte County Resource Advisory Committee2010