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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameRobotic and Human Exploration of Mars Strategic Roadmapping CommitteeAgency NameNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Fiscal Year2005Committee Number22871
Original Establishment Date12/10/2004Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date5/22/2005Committee URL 
New Committee This FYYesPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*Unlimited
Current Charter Date12/10/2004Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Mars Senior Scientist
Date Of Renewal Charter12/10/2006Designated Federal Officer PrefixDr
Projected Termination Date5/22/2005Designated Federal Officer First Name*Michael
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityNASA Administrator Letter to Congress, 4/28/05Designated Federal Officer Last Name*Meyer
Establishment Authority*Agency AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*NASA Administrator Letter to Congress, 12/10/04Designated Federal Officer Phone*(202) 358-0307
Effective Date Of Authority*12/10/2004Designated Federal Officer Fax*202-358-3097
Committee Type*Ad hocDesignated Federal Officer Email*michael.a.meyer@nasa.gov
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Other Committee
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation StatusEnacted
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The committee completed its report and advised the NASA Administrator on Mars exploration, including robotic exploration of Mars to search for evidence of life, to understand the history of the solar system, and to prepare for future human exploration. The Committee made several recommendations on human expeditions to Mars and the precursor robotic missions to gain adequate knowledge about the planet. Recommendations provided by the Committee will help guide Agency program prioritization, budget formulation, facilities and human capital planning, and technology investment.
How is membership balanced?*The committee consisted of a balance of experts from within the government, private industry, and academia.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Number of actual meetings held - 3.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The NASA Administrator determined that this committee was in the public interest in connection with the performance of Agency duties under the law. Members of the committee were chosen from among industry, academia, and government with recognized knowledge and expertise in specific areas across NASA’s portfolio.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksThis committee was terminated at the direction of the NASA Administrator.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*YesAction Reorganize Priorities*No
Outcome Trust In GovernmentNoAction Reallocate ResourcesNo
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchYesAction 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*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNAGrants Review CommentNA
Number Of Recommendations*20Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentNAAccess Agency WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteNo
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe recommmendations cover a span on 30 years.Access GSA FACA WebsiteNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented*10.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentThis is a long-range plan in which some prgress has been made on some recommendations, while others have not yet started and, as time passes and things change, some recommendations may never get implemented.Access OtherNo
Agency Feedback*NoAccess CommentNA
Agency Feedback CommentNANarrative Description*The committee developed a final report with over 20 scientific, programmatic, and technology recommendations. The activities were split into three phases and should help guide the agency as it goes through each phase of exploration.
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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*$162,589.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$143,252.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$0.00
Payments to Consultants*$7,809.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$15,241.00Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$3,431.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$1,328.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$4,742.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$104,740.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$443,132.00Est. Total Next FY*$0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*1.00Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
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