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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NamePresident's Commission on Care for America's Returning Wounded WarriorsAgency NameDepartment of Defense
Fiscal Year2007Committee Number31920
Original Establishment Date3/6/2007Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date8/31/2007Committee URLhttp://www.pccww.gov/index.html
New Committee This FYYesPresidential Appointments*Yes
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*9
Current Charter Date3/13/2007Designated Fed Officer Position Title*DFO
Date Of Renewal Charter3/13/2009Designated Federal Officer PrefixColonel
Projected Termination Date8/31/2007Designated Federal Officer First Name*Denise
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle NameF.
Specific Termination AuthorityPresidential Executive OrderDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Dailey
Establishment Authority*PresidentialDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Executive Order 13426Designated Federal Officer Phone*(703) 697-2122
Effective Date Of Authority*3/6/2007Designated Federal Officer Fax*703-614-6233
Committee Type*Ad hocDesignated Federal Officer Email*denise.dailey@osd.mil
Presidential*Yes
Committee Function*National Policy Issue Advisory Board
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation Status 
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Commission, under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended) and Executive Order 13426, shall provide the President of the United States, through the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, independent advice and recommendations on the care provided to wounded servicemen and women from the time they leave the battlefield through their return to civilian life.
How is membership balanced?*The members of the President's Commission on Care for America's Returning Wounded Warriors were appointed by the President of the United States according to criteria established by the Executive Office of the President.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Pursuant to section 4(e) of Executive Order 13426, the Commission shall meet at the call of the co-chairs, and the Commission shall meet as necessary to accomplish its mission.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*At the direction of the President of the United States the committee will:1. Examine the effectiveness of returning wounded service members’ transition from deployment in support of the Global War on Terror to successful return to productive military service or civilian society, and recommend needed improvements;2. Evaluate the coordination, management, and adequacy of the delivery of health care, disability, traumatic injury, education, employment, and other benefits and services to returning wounded Global War on Terror service members by Federal agencies as well as the private sector, and recommend ways to ensure that programs provide high-quality services;3. (a) Analyze the effectiveness of existing outreach to service members regarding such benefits and services, and service members’ level of awareness of and ability to access these benefits and services, (b) identify ways to reduce barriers to and gaps in the benefits and services; and4. Consult with foundations, veterans service organizations, non-profit groups, faith-based organizations, and others as appropriate, in performing the Commission’s functions.
Why close or partially close meetings?Meetings are not closed to the public unless the Department of Defense determines that items on the planned agenda meeting the closed meeting provisions of 5 U.S.C. § 552b(c). Pursuant to DoD policy closed meetings can only be authorized by the DoD Sponsor, who is the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, and only after consultation with the Office of the Department of Defense General Counsel.
Recommendation RemarksPursuant to section 6 of Executive Order 13426, the President's Commission must terminate no later than 30 days after the report is submitted to the President. The Commission submitted its report to the President on July 30, 2007.
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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 ResearchNoAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryYesAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction CommentThe Commission's final report was submitted to the President of the United States on July 30, 2007. It is too early at this time to determine what other actions will be taken by the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants 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 CommentThe Commission's final report was submitted to the President of the United States on July 30, 2007. It is too early at this time to determine what cost savings, if any, will be achieved by implementing the Commission's recommendations.Grants Review CommentNA
Number Of Recommendations*6Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*No
Number Of Recommendations CommentNAAccess Agency WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe Commission's final report was submitted to the President of the United States on July 30, 2007. It is too early at this time to determine what percentage of recommendations will be fully implemented by the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThe Commission's final report was submitted to the President of the United States on July 30, 2007. It is too early at this time to determine what percentage of recommendations will be partially implemented by the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*NoAccess CommentSince the President's Commission on Care for America's Returning Wounded Warriors was formally disestablished on July 31, 2007, additional information about the Commission can be obtained from the Committee Management Officer for the Department of Defense.
Agency Feedback CommentNANarrative Description*Improve care and services provided to wounded warriors, and foster a more efficient, fair, and practical process in the complex areas of disability determination and compensation and information technology systems.
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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*$597,831.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$83,810.00Est 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*$268,252.00Est. 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$2,295,029.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$3,244,922.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*3.90Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
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