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USDA - 1276 - Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute Advisory Board - Statutory (Congress Created)
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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameBlue Mountains Natural Resources Institute Advisory BoardAgency NameDepartment of Agriculture
Fiscal Year2004Committee Number1276
Original Establishment Date11/28/1990Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date12/19/2003Committee URL 
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*0
Current Charter Date9/29/1999Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Acting Manager, BMNRI
Date Of Renewal Charter Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date9/30/2004Designated Federal Officer First Name*Lynn
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Starr
Establishment Authority*Statutory (Congress Created)Designated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Public Law 101-624Designated Federal Officer Phone*(541) 962-6548
Effective Date Of Authority*11/28/1990Designated Federal Officer Fax*(541) 962-6504
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary Cmte Designated Federal Officer Email*lstarr@fs.fed.us
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Non Scientific Program Advisory Board
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate RequiredYes
Legislation StatusPending
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Committee provided advice to the Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute on specific research issues the Institute should address and assisted the Institute in developing contacts and cooperation with key organizations and individuals in the region. The Committee also provided advice on outreach topics, educational activities, and forums for discussion of natural resource issues.
How is membership balanced?*Tribal, academic, Federal agency, State agency, landowner, county, forest industry, conservation group, and business interests were represented on the board and on sub-committees.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Committee has discontinued meeting.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The Committee provided a forum for discussion of the issues among the many people with differing viewpoints and interests in the forests and resources of the Blue Mountains. Individuals can give isolated input to the agency, but theBMNRI was the only federally approved advisory committee that dealt with forest and related resources in the Blue Mountains. It provided a forum for discussion in contrast to isolated input.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksThe committee is being recommended for termination because it has fulfilled the statutory requirement of assisting in the formulation of plans for implementing the Blue Mountain Natural Resource Institute Research and Demonstrations Program.
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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*Yes
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 OtherYes
Agency Feedback*NoAccess CommentData maintained by the CMO.
Agency Feedback Comment*NANarrative Description*The committee was terminated on 12/19/2003.
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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
Date Cost Last Modified Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.00Est Cost Remarks
Cost Remarks  
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Interest Areas

No interest areas selected for this committee.
Hide Section - MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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-016188Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute Advisory Board2003
 COM-016242Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute Advisory Board2002
 COM-018174Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute Advisory Board2001
 COM-018292Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute Advisory Board2000
 COM-019832Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute Advisory Board1999
 COM-020121Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute Advisory Board1998
 COM-021677Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute Advisory Board1997