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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameMaglev Study Advisory CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of Transportation
Fiscal Year2005Committee Number2206
Original Establishment Date12/23/1996Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date9/30/2005Committee URL 
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*8
Current Charter Date12/23/1996Designated Fed Officer Position Title*DFO
Date Of Renewal Charter12/23/1998Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date12/22/1998Designated Federal Officer First Name*Arrigo
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination Authority359(d) P.L. 104-59Designated Federal Officer Last Name*Mongini
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*359(d) P.L. 104-59Designated Federal Officer Phone*632-3286
Effective Date Of Authority*12/23/1996Designated Federal Officer Fax*
Committee Type*Ad hocDesignated Federal Officer Email*arrigo.mongini@fra.dot.gov
Presidential*No
Committee Function*National Policy Issue Advisory Board
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate RequiredYes
Legislation StatusEnacted
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*Although DOT was responsible for the study report, inputs were solicited at meetings with the Committee. Inputs involved choice of technoligies and projects, rationale for implementation, and suggested wording of the report. In addition, the Committee wrote to the Secretary with its own recommendation and this letter will be included in the Department's report to Congress.
How is membership balanced?*Membership included representatives of the scientific community, labor, private sector financial interests, and public sector transportation planners. Committee members generally favored near term maglev implementation and Federal involvement.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Six meetings were held at roughly monthly intervals. No continuation is planned. Work of Committee is completed.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*Because Congress mandated that a panel of 8 persons be created as an advisory committee.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksCommittee has completed its work, but a report must go to Congress before it can be terminated.

Members are serving on expired appointments.
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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 CommentNA
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNANumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*NoDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNAGrants Review CommentNA
Number Of Recommendations*0Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*No
Number Of Recommendations CommentNAAccess Agency WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentNAAccess GSA FACA WebsiteNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentNAAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*NoAccess CommentNA
Agency Feedback CommentNANarrative Description*Pending termination upon delivery of final report to Congress
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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-014689Maglev Study Advisory Committee2004
 COM-015764Maglev Study Advisory Committee2003
 COM-016737Maglev Study Advisory Committee2002
 COM-017648Maglev Study Advisory Committee2001
 COM-018833Maglev Study Advisory Committee2000
 COM-019603Maglev Study Advisory Committee1999
 COM-020560Maglev Study Advisory Committee1998
 COM-021384Maglev Study Advisory Committee1997