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DOC - 84590 - President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders - Presidential
Hide Section - GENERAL INFORMATION

GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NamePresident’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific IslandersAgency NameDepartment of Commerce
Fiscal Year2021Committee Number84590
Original Establishment Date1/27/2020Committee StatusTerminated
Actual Termination Date5/28/2021Committee URLhttps://www.mbda.gov/page/presidents-advisory-c...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*Yes
Terminated This FYYesMax Number of Members*unlimited
Current Charter Date1/27/2020Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Date Of Renewal Charter1/27/2022Designated Federal Officer PrefixMs.
Projected Termination Date9/30/2021Designated Federal Officer First Name*Yu-ting
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle NameTina Wei
Specific Termination AuthorityExecutive Order 14031Designated Federal Officer Last Name*Smith
Establishment Authority*PresidentialDesignated Federal Officer SuffixMA/MPP
Specific Establishment Authority*Executive Order 13872Designated Federal Officer Phone*(202) 845-6676
Effective Date Of Authority*5/13/2019Designated Federal Officer Fax*
Exempt From EO 13875 Discretionary CmteNot ApplicableDesignated Federal Officer Email*tsmith1@mbda.gov
Committee Type*Continuing
Presidential*Yes
Committee Function*Non Scientific Program Advisory Board
Hide Section - RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNot Applicable
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Commission shall provide advice to the President, through the Secretary of Commerce and the Secretary of Transportation, who shall serve as Co-Chairs of the Initiative described in section 3 of this order, on:

(i) the development, monitoring, and coordination of executive branch efforts to broaden access by AAPI employers and communities to economic resources and opportunities;
(ii) strategies for encouraging innovation and entrepreneurship in AAPI communities, empowering the economic growth of AAPI enterprises and communities, and increasing AAPI business diversification, including through general reductions in regulatory and tax burdens;
(iii) strategies for increasing Federal procurement opportunities for AAPI enterprises;
(iv) strategies for increasing participation of AAPI enterprises in partnerships between the public and private sectors;
(v) economic strategies for AAPI enterprises and communities to employ existing knowledge and relationships in order to pursue trade and investment opportunities in the Asia-Pacific region;
(vi) opportunities to empower students and families with the freedom to pursue the educational opportunities that best prepare them for success in life and work;
(vii) strategies for increasing the diversity of our workforce with greater inclusion of AAPI employees through better recruitment, training, educational workshops, career development, advancement, vocational training, or other appropriate and effective means;
(viii) the compilation and analysis of research and data related to AAPI populations, subpopulations, and businesses; and
(ix) an analysis of the economic condition of the United States Pacific Island territories and freely associated states in an effort to devise strategies for helping each island develop and maintain a strong and diversified economy that supports its residents.
How is membership balanced?*The Commission shall consist of members appointed by the President who are United States citizens or nationals, or who are citizens of the Republic of Palau, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, or the Federated States of Micronesia who are subject to an applicable compact of free association with the United States, and shall include individuals having a history of engagement and involvement with AAPI communities and enterprises. The President shall designate one member of the Commission to serve as Chair.

Members serve at the pleasure of the President. Members appointed for their individual expertise and experience will serve as Special Government Employees (SGEs). Members appointed on behalf of specific interests will serve as Representatives. Members will be individually advised of the capacity in which they will serve, by the DFO. The membership balance may adjust depending on the needs of the President.

Considerations when making appointments will include diversity in: geography; size of the appointee’s company or organization; and economic sector.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Commission shall meet approximately every quarter.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The Commissioners are either experts on concerns that affect the AAPI community or representatives of areas of the country that have a large AAPI population. They have valuable understanding and insight on how to advance the economic and workforce development of the AAPI community.
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksThere were no meetings in FY2021, no report was completed, and the committee was terminated by Executive Order (EO) 14031, which superseded EO 13872.
Hide Section - PERFORMANCE MEASURES

PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*Yes
Outcome Trust In GovernmentYesAction Reallocate ResourcesYes
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 DeliveryYesAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionYesAction Comment
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed 
Outcome CommentNumber Of Grants Recommended 
Cost Savings*NoneDollar Value Of Grants Recommended 
Cost Savings CommentGrants Review Comment
Number Of Recommendations*2Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentProvide an official report each year with recommendations to the President through the Secretary of Commerce and Secretary of Transportation.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*0.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentAccess GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*NoAccess Comment
Agency Feedback Comment*While PAC-AAPI resides in MBDA, it is only administratively and financially supported by MBDA. PAC-AAPI's purpose is to provide recommendations to the President through the Co-Chairs of WHIAAPI - Secretary of Transportation and Secretary of Commerce.Narrative Description*
Hide Section - COSTS

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 Modified3/24/2022 3:16 PMEst. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.00Est Cost Remarks
Cost Remarks  
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Interest Areas

Category
Area
Business
Industry
Management Science
Manufacturing
Patents and Trademarks
Small Business
Business and Domestic Commerce
Civil Rights
Equal Opportunity
Minorities
Women
Education
Education
Training
Emergency
Disaster Assistance
Federal Employment
Federal Employees and Personnel
Public Services
Government
Federal Government
Justice
Research and Statistics
Research and Statistics
Labor
Employment
Job Training
Workforce and Occupations
Research
Basic Research
Research and Statistics
Research and Statistics
Trade
Exports and Imports
International Commerce and Investment
Hide Section - MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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Hide Section - SUBCOMMITTEES

SUBCOMMITTEES

Committee

Subcommittees

 
ActionCommittee System IDSubcommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-036887AAPI Women in Leadership2021
 COM-036886Breaking the Glass Ceiling2021
 COM-036888Bridging the Income Gap2021
 COM-036884Impact of COVID-192021
 COM-036885Passing the Torch2021
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CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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Hide Section - DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

 
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-037916President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders2020