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: Non Scientific Program Advisory Board National Maritime Security Advisory Committee DHS d1add061-6bf1-417d-8e1b-ba6832fcba0f [16599]: http://www.uscg.mil/hq/g-m/mp/nmsac.htm Department of Homeland Security [654]: http://www.dhs.gov Sponsoring Agency Beneficiary Mr. Earl R. Agron Vice President of Security, America President Lines Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Wade M. Battles Managing Director - Port of Houston Authority Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Ronald Wayne Branch Mississippi River Maritime Association Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Gary Brown SRI Inernational Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Eric Dawicki Northeast Maritime Institute Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. John C. Dragone Vice President - Operating Division, Maritrans Operating Company L.P. Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. William David Eglinton Seafarers International Union of North America, AFL-CIO Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Lawrence S Ferreira Director of terminal and Vessel Security, Woods Hole, Martha''s Vineyard, and Nantucket Steamship Authority Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Ms. Lisa Beverly Himber Maritime Exchange for the Delaware River and Bay, VP Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Christopher Louis Koch President and CEO of World Shipping Council Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Basil Maher President and Chief Operating Officer, Maher Terminals Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Norris Edward Merkle Virginia Port Authority Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Jeffrey Wayne Monroe Director of Ports and Trans., Portland, Maine Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Cosmo Perrone The Port of Long Beach Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Charles G Raymond Chairman, President, and CEO, Horizon Lines Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Michael Rodriguez International Organization of Masters, Mates and Pilots Committee Member Representative Performer Ms. Bethann Rooney Director of Security, Port Authority of New York New Jersey Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Stuart Theis Executive Director, U.S. Great Lakes Shipping Association Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Thomas E. Thompson Executive Vice President - International Council of Cruise Lines (ICCL) Committee Member Representative Performer Mr. Mark Witten Sr. Regulatory Advisor, Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Business Unit, ChevronTexaco Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Not Available d88570a4-05b7-401a-a160-246f53eb17b0 The Committee provides advice to the Secretary via the Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard on matters of national maritime security. 522b894d-5ec2-4eca-870e-350a90ee3dab Recommandations Not Available bf83b12c-6dd2-45dd-95ef-f6bcc6126b5f Make, Accept, Implement 5e61756a-3515-4ee7-870d-796d43e7e298 7f24ba34-908b-4b40-a049-e0afaa5db22b Recommendations Made Number National Maritime Security Advisory Committee Department of Homeland Security Unspecified n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 The Committee provided recommendations that assisted in the development of a joint TSA and Coast Guard rulemaking involving identification cards and provided recommendations that assisted in the enhancement of policies involving Asymmetric Migration issues. Report to Congress from the committee recommending continuance of the NMSAC past FY-2008.NMSAC assisted the Coast Guard/DHS by working with the Commercial Operations Advisory Committee (COAC) to identify members of maritime sector who would be able to provide operational advice and consultation to the Coast Guard/DHS on national maritime security matters during transportation security incident response or recovery operations.NMSAC is currently working on providing recommendations on question related to updates and amendments of regulations in 33 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Subchapter H, Maritime Security, as well as the incorporation of current cruise ship terminal regulations into 33 CFR subchapter.NMSAC assisted DHS with the review of the Strategy to Enhance the Security of the International Supply Chain (required by the Safe Port Act)Continuing involvement in assisting with the development of procedures and protocols for engaging the private sector on recovery issues following a national incident which significantly impacts the marine transportation system. NMSAC provided comments/recommendations to inform the rulemaking process with regard to the development of specifications and implementation of bio-metric card readers in support of the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program.The committee recommended against implementing a Maritime and Surface Transportation Security User Fee under the study required by Title XIII, Section 1308 of the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 on 4/18/08.NMSAC made 8 recommendations on 9/18/08 regarding the issue of Seafarer''s access to shore leave. 3 of these recommendations have been implemented in 2009The Committee issued 10 Recomendation regarding the Port Security Grant Program in 2010. These recomendations are currently being taken under advisement.NMSAC provided 3 recommended definitions to assist teh CG in developing regulations per Section 811 of the Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010. All 3 recommendations are being imlplementedNMSAC provided 3 recommendations regarding the Maritime Security Risk Analysis Model (MSRAM) in response to Section 827 of the U.S. Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010. All 3 recommendations are in the process of being implementedNMSAC recommended that all provisions of Section 806 of the USCG Authorization Act of 2010 be implemented. These provisions will be implemented. 34 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 5efe5a9b-72f7-4e60-8c15-1c2ba1eccf51 Recommendations Fully Accepted Percentage National Maritime Security Advisory Committee Department of Homeland Security 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 In 2009, the CG implemented 3 of the 8 recommendations made by the NMSAC in regards to Seafarer''s Access to Shoreleave.Of the 5 recommendations that were not implemented, one involves a legislative issue that has been overcome by events, and the other four recommendations involve authorities that lie aoutside the USCG. Efforts are underway to engage the other governmental agencies to investigate the recommendations.The committee has fully implemented all other recommendations. 86 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 6da9e385-cee3-4f31-b12f-54dd09fffc04 Recommendations Partially Accepted Percentage National Maritime Security Advisory Committee Department of Homeland Security 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.) Dick gannon_dick@yahoo.com Submit error.