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Reporting Fiscal Year 2021 Government Totals



Active Committees 934
Administratively Inactive Committees 63
Number of New Committees 28
Number of Terminated Committees 27
Number of Merged Committees 3
Committee Authority: Required by Statute 583
Committee Authority: Authorized by Statute 178
Committee Authority: Agency Authority 204
Committee Authority: Presidential Directive 35
Committee Type: Ad Hoc 10
Committee Type: Continuing 983
Committee Type: Presidential 33
Committee Description: National Policy/Issue 144
Committee Description: Non-Scientific 252
Committee Description: Scientific/Technical 207
Committee Description: Grant Review 91
Committee Description: Grant Review Special Emphasis Panel 29
Committee Description: Regulatory Negotiation 2
Committee Description: Other 270
Number of Reports 311
Meetings: Open 1,510
Meetings: Closed 5,938
Closed Grant Review 3,768
Closed Grant Review Special Emphasis Panel 1,815
Closed All Other Functions 355
Meetings: Partially Closed 154
Total Meetings 7,602
Current Actual Next Estimate
Committee Personnel Payments: Non-Federal Members $ 29,083,055.00 $ 31,776,939.00
Committee Personnel Payments: Federal Members $ 3,975,660.00 $ 4,245,624.00
Committee Personnel Payments: Federal Staff $ 235,287,401.00 $ 261,195,298.00
Committee Personnel Payments: Non-Member Consultants $ 11,841,796.00 $ 14,376,313.00
Committee Total Travel and Per Diem $ 893,058.00 $ 25,517,482.00
Committee Other Costs $ 36,877,618.00 $ 52,693,055.00
Committee Total Cost $ 317,958,590.00 $ 389,804,715.00
Federal Staff Support Years (FTE) 867,490.83 2,036,755.85
Members 52,699
SEP Members 26,486
Total Members Serving During Fiscal Year 79,185

Note: (1) All Committees (Chartered, Potentially Administratively Inactive and Terminated) are included in this report.
          (2) For FY13 through FY19, does not include WWCC costs/FTE funded by non-U.S. government sources