FACA Committee Purpose & Justification The information in this plan was imported from the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) database and transformed into StratML Part 1, Strategic Plan, format. Fiscal Year:2011 Committee Type: Other Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States ACUS faedefdf-24bf-4f9e-9bec-858c7df362c6 [73677]: http://www.acus.gov Administrative Conference of the United States [57]: http://www.acus.gov/ Sponsoring Agency Beneficiary Fred Alvarez Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Scott Alvarez General Counsel, Federal Reserve Board Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Preeta Bansal Attorney Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Michael Bardee General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Paul Bardos Assistant General Counsel, International Trade Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Jodie Bernstein Of Counsel, Kelley Drye & Warren Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Lisa Bressman Associate Dean and Professor of Law, Vanderbilt Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Stephen Burns General Counsel, Nuclear Regulatory Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Mark Cahn General Counsel, Securities and Exchange Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Ronald Cass President, Cass & Associates, PC Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer James Ming Chen Dean and Professor of Law, Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Sandy Comenetz Executive Advisor to the Acting Director, Federal Housing Finance Agency Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Martin Conrey Assistant General Counsel, Small Business Administration Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer John Cooney Partner, Venable LLP Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mar.-Florentino Cuellar Professor of Law, Stanford Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Walter Dellinger Partner, O'Melveny & Myers LLP Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Elizabeth Dickerson Associate General Counsel, Food and Drug Administration Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Susan Dudley Research Professor, Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration, George Washington University Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Daniel Elliott Chairman, Surface Transportation Board Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Cheryl Falvey General Counsel, Consumer Product Safety Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Cynthia Farina Professor of Law, Cornell Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Rebecca Fenneman General Counsel, Federal Maritime Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Michael Fitzpatrick Associate Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, OMB Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Ivan Fong General Counsel, Department of Homeland Security Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Don Fox Acting Director and General Counsel, Office of Government Ethics Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer David Frederick Partner, Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Jody Freeman Archibald Cox Professor of Law, Harvard Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer H. Russell Frisby Jr. Partner, Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Arthur Gary Deputy Solicitor, Department of the Interior Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Julius Genachowski Chairman, Federal Communications Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Patti Goldman Vice President for Litigation, Earthjustice Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer John Graham Dean, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Remington Gregg Advisor, Open Government Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Susan Tsui Grundmann Chairman, Merit Systems Protection Board Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Will Gunn General Counsel, Department of Veterans Affairs Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Philip Harter Adjunct Professor, Vermont Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Michael Herz Professor of Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Philip Howard Partner, Covington and Burling Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Christopher Hughey Acting General Counsel Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer James Johnson Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Martha Johnson Administrator, General Services Administration Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer John Kamensky Senior Fellow, IBM Center for the Business of Government Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Elaine Kaplan General Counsel, Office of Personnel Management Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Peter Keisler Partner, Sidley Austin LLP Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Cameron Kerry General Counsel, Department of Commerce Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Harold Hongju Koh Legal Advisor, Department of State Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Edward Lazarus Chief of Staff, Federal Communications Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Simon Lazarus Public Policy Counsel, National Senior Citizens Law Center Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Robert Lesnick Chief Administrative Law Judge, Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Sean Lev Acting General Counsel, Department of Energy Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Ronald Levin Henry Hitchcock Professor of Law, Washington University School of Law Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer George Madison General Counsel, Department of the Treasury Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Carl Malamud President and Founder, Public.Resource.org Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Nadine Mancini General Counsel, Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Jerry Mashaw Sterling Professor of Law, Yale Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Randolph May President, Free State Foundation Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Elizabeth McFadden Assistant General Counsel, Department of Education Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Doris Meissner Senior Fellow and Director, U.S. Immigration Policy Program, Migration Policy Institute Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Nina Mendelson Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Gillian Metzger Professor of Law, Columbia Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer David Michaels Assistant Secretary, Occupational Safety and Health Administration Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Miriam Nisbet Director, Office of Government Information Services, National Archives and Records Administration Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Beth Noveck Professor of Law, New York Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer David Ogden Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Theodore Olson Attorney; Former Solicitor General Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Richard Osterman Deputy General Counsel, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Patrick Patterson Senior Counsel to the Chair, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer John Payton President and Director-Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Thomas Perez Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, Department of Justice Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Richard Pierce Jr. Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mark Polston Deputy Associate General Counsel, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Michael Ravnitzky Chief Counsel, Postal Regulatory Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Richard Revesz Dean and Lawrence King Professor of Law, New York University School of Law Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Robert Rivkin General Counsel, Department of Transportation Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Alasdair Roberts Rappaport Professor of Law and Public Policy, Suffolk University Law School Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Thomasina Rogers Chairman, Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Teresa Wynn Roseborough Deputy General Counsel, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Bob Schiff Chief of Staff to the Chairman, National Labor Relations Board Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Christopher Schroeder Assistant Attorney General, Office of Legal Policy, Department of Justice Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer William Schultz Acting General Counsel, Department of Health and Hunman Services Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Robert Shapiro Associate Solicitor, Department of Labor Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Jane Sherburne Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel, BNY Mellon Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Carol Ann Siciliano Associate General Counsel, Environmental Protection Agency Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Steven Silverman Associate General Counsel, Department of Agriculture Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Kevin Simpson Principal Deputy General Counsel, Department of Housing and Urban Development Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Glenn Sklar Deputy Commissioner for Disability Adjudication and Review, Social Security Administration Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Lon Smith Counsel, Internal Revenue Service Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Megan Sperling Counsel to the Chairman, Commodity Futures Trading Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Max Stier President and CEO, Partnership for Public Service Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Robert Taylor Principal Deputy General Counsel, Department of Defense Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Larry Thompson Senior Vice President and General Counsel, PepsiCo, Inc. Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Willard Tom General Counsel, Federal Trade Commission Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer James Tozzi Member, Board of Directors, Center for Regulatory Effectiveness Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Paul Verkuil Chairman, Administrative Conference of the United States Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer John Vittone Chief Administrative Law Judge, Department of Labor (Retired) Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Patricia McGowan Wald U.S. Judge, D.C. Circuit (Retired) Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Helgi Walker Partner, Wiley Rein, LLC Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Daniel Werfel Controller, Office of Management and Budget Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Julie Williams First Senior Deputy Comptroller and Chief Counsel, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Committee Member Regular Government Employee (RGE) Performer Allison Zieve Director, Public Citizen Litigation Group Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Not Available 39178b65-571b-4b3a-a24b-dfbc9056ce51 The statutory purposes of the Administrative Conference are to provide suitable arrangements through which Federal agencies, assisted by outside experts, may cooperatively study mutual problems, exchange information, and develop recommendations for action by proper authorities to the end that private rights may be fully protected and regulatory activities and other Federal responsibilities may be carried out expeditiously in the public interest (5 USC 591). The Act further specifies the objectives of promoting more effective public participation and efficiency in the rulemaking process;reducing unnecessary litigation in the regulatory process; improving the use of science in the regulatory process; and improving the effectiveness of laws applicable to the regulatory process. The Assembly consists of the 101 Conference members meeting in plenary session to discuss and adopt recommendations for improving administrative procedures. Plenary sessions are normally scheduled twice each year, to consider draft recommendations proposed by subcommittees. 2706644c-568d-42c7-a1c0-84d9651937b3 Recommandations Not Available 8939784a-cf56-4341-b182-6c1291e7d71c Make, Accept, Implement aafd7798-3fcb-476e-808d-e96f6578ad9e 98664c11-0dda-497e-8a39-5abd3ce6b0ac Recommendations Made Number Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States Administrative Conference of the United States Unspecified n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 Committee re-established in FY2010. 5 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 352d8cf5-a2c5-4b6f-a231-8f169dc698c7 Recommendations Fully Accepted Percentage Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States Administrative Conference of the United States For a variety of its own reasons not applicable to the Committee, the agency may implement all/most of the recommendations, but few times recommendations are not implemented. n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 0 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 650cb5ee-d79b-4200-b4df-3ef01f36f63d Recommendations Partially Accepted Percentage Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States Administrative Conference of the United States There are sometimes a few proposals which were not funded in their entirety, those few being scaled back from their original level of requested funding (allowable under the program). n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 0 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2013-07-09 http://explore.data.gov/resource/datasets/c5i3-bb9j Gannon (J.) 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