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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameElectronic Transmission and Storage of Drug Testing Results Advisory CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of Transportation
Fiscal Year2003Committee Number12002
Original Establishment Date Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date9/30/2003Committee URL 
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*Unlimited
Current Charter Date12/11/2001Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Drug and Alcohol Policy Advisor
Date Of Renewal Charter12/11/2003Designated Federal Officer Prefix
Projected Termination Date12/11/2003Designated Federal Officer First Name*Don
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Shatinsky
Establishment Authority*Agency AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Suffix
Specific Establishment Authority*Designated Federal Officer Phone*202 366-3784
Effective Date Of Authority* Designated Federal Officer Fax*202 366-3897
Committee Type*ContinuingDesignated Federal Officer Email*don.shatinsky@ost.dot.gov
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Other Committee
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Terminate
Legislation to Terminate Required 
Legislation Status 
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The committee acts in an advisory capacity to the Secretary of Transportation and the Secretary's Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance, providing recommendations and reports intended to improve the security of transmission and storage of drug testing electronic records from drug testing laboratories to Medical Review Officers. The Department established procedures for transportation workplace drug and alcohol testing programs by regulation in 1989.develop recommendations for minimum standards under which drug testing information required by DOT Regulations will be transmitted stored, and safeguarded. The duties and responsibilities are to develop recommendations for minimum standards under which drug testing information required by DOT regulations will be transmitted stored, and safeguarded.
How is membership balanced?*The member represent the major stakeholders, i.e., technical/computer companies, laboraties, Medical Review Officers, trade associations, contractors or third party administrators, employers, and labor.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*Estimated Number of Meetings per Year - 4 Estimated Total Meetings - 4
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*This committee is essential because the Department has statutory responsibility for implementing procedures for transportation workplace drug and alcohol programs. Advice of the committee is not available from other sources because the Department has no other committee or forum in place to provide required advice and assistance.
Why close or partially close meetings?
Recommendation Remarks
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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 OtherYesNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentSee above for purpose of committee.Number Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*Unable to DetermineDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNAGrants Review CommentNA
Number Of Recommendations*0Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentThe committee's many recommendations are compiled in a comprehensive plan for secure electronic transmission and storage of drug testing data. The plan has not yet been completed and presented to the agency.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe plan is not yet complete.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentNAAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*Not ApplicableAccess CommentNA
Agency Feedback CommentThis is an ad hoc advisory committee and will terminate as soon as the recommendation is complete. Agency implementation will occur after the advisory committee has terminated.Narrative Description*The purpose of the Committee is to recommend to the Department of Transportation the type and level of electronic security that should be used for the transmission and storage of drug testing information, to assess the type of format and methodology that would be appropriate, and to recommend the level and type of electronic signature technology that would support the procedures used in the DOT drug and alcohol program.
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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$20,000.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$20,000.00Est. 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-016950Electronic Transmission and Storage of Drug Testing Results Advisory Committee2002