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 United States Integrated Ocean Observing System Advisory Committee DOC df3e89a7-8a2e-413c-8ca1-3170d331e4b5 [75341]: Department of Commerce [12]: http://www.doc.gov Sponsoring Agency Beneficiary The Committee will accomplish its purpose, according to its Charter and Balance Plan:"The Committee, per Section 12304 of the Act, shall advise the NOAA Administrator and the IOOC on:- administration, operation, management, and maintenance of the U.S. IOOS, including integration of federal and non-federal assets and data management and communication aspects of U.S. IOOS, in fulfillment of the ICOOS Act;- expansion and periodic modernization and upgrade of technology components of U.S. IOOS;- identification of end-user communities, their needs for information provided by U.S. IOOS, and U.S. IOOS’ effectiveness in disseminating information to end-user communities and the general public; and- any other purpose identified by the Administrator or the IOOC."This diverse and balanced Committee of ocean observing experts will serve to advise the NOAA Administrator and the IOOC on their mission of building out a regional to national scale IOOS. e2089fa5-1672-4560-9bcf-9e29e4934468 This Committee does not yet have confirmed members, nor a scheduled first meeting (tentative Spring 2012). After the first meeting, better performance details can be provided. 889e1d03-90a1-479e-be29-90d0e1136e0d Recommandations This Committee is mandated by the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System Act of 2009. While required by law, this Committee is also necessary to advance NOAA's mission as well as the Interagency Ocean Observing Committee's strategic plan. Ocean observing remains in the President's budget, and is strongly supported by NOAA. 2a8e7a71-4e7c-4b85-a30d-5d1edefb31cd Make, Accept, Implement 490ee1c5-fab1-4b0c-9d83-ab08bedfe75e 51dba236-73c2-48ed-a187-8cb9c1258f3a Recommendations Made Number United States Integrated Ocean Observing System Advisory Committee Department of Commerce Unspecified n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 0 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 16963cdf-6b62-40e2-b3d8-42e11db4873a Recommendations Fully Accepted Percentage United States Integrated Ocean Observing System Advisory Committee Department of Commerce 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 0f5ae69a-1eb5-4992-a603-3fb6a438b5bd Recommendations Partially Accepted Percentage United States Integrated Ocean Observing System Advisory Committee Department of Commerce 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.