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Fiscal Year:2011 Committee Type: National Policy Issue Advisory Board Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Review Committee DOI ae79da02-bf9c-4d11-8622-2d683be7a5d6 [162]: http://www.nps.gov/nagpra/review/index.htm Department of the Interior [15]: http://www.doi.gov Sponsoring Agency Beneficiary Dr. Sonya Atalay Faculty, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (1 of 3 members nominated by national museum organization and/or scientific organization) Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Donna Augustine Aroostook Band of Micmacs (Micmac Nation) representative on all matters relating to NAGPRA Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Alexander Wade Barker Faculty, University of Missouri, and Director, Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Missouri Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer LindaLee (Cissy Kuuleilani Farm Attorney Partner, Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel, LLP Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Alan H. Goodman Faculty, School of Natural Science, Hampshire College Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Eric Paul Hemenway Research/Repatriation Assistant for the Archives/Records and Cultural Preservation Department for the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians, Harbor Springs, Michigan Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Adrian Clinton John Project Coordinator, Tribal Historic Preservation Office, Seneca-Iroquois National Museum, Seneca Nation of New York Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Dan Monroe Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Peabody Essex Museum (1 of 3 members nominated by national museum organization and/or scientific organization) Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Dr. Rosita Worl President, Sealaska Heritage Institute (appointed by the Secretary from a list of persons developed and consented to by all of the existing members) Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Mr. Mervin Wright Jr. Chairman, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe (1 of 3 members nominated by Indian tribes, Native Hawaiian organizations, and traditional Native American religious leaders) Committee Member Special Government Employee (SGE) Performer Not Available f3a3d901-2d66-467f-80db-fa6c07146853 The Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Review Committee serves as a major conduit to the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches of the United States government for the implementation of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act, and is the focal point for public participation in and consultation regarding the implementation of the Act. 001bb0a5-034f-44aa-a58f-2c9ac57dbe3d Recommandations Not Available 81baec6d-7962-4aa7-869d-429025a6715d Make, Accept, Implement 176a394c-8398-4d54-8a3b-d1e28d245379 4d1353b6-51cf-4d56-a8a1-38adaf26adba Recommendations Made Number Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Review Committee Department of the Interior Unspecified n/a 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 In FY 2011, the Review Committe made:2 recommendations to the parties involved in two disputes that came before the Review Committee;8 recommendations to Congress regarding a funding increase for the National NAGPRA Program and NAGPRA grants, the development of NAGPRA compliance mechanisms for Federal agencies, Congress's conferring on Review Committee recommendations approved by the Department of the Interior the force of mandatory authority, Congress's amending the definition of "Native American" in the statute, Congress's enacting legislation to provide greater protection for Native American burials, Congress's requesting that the Government Accountability Office conduct a study of museum compliance with NAGPRA, Congress's conducting a hearing on progress made and barriers encountered in NAGPRA compliance, and Congress's mandating that museums having custody of Federal collections disclose these collections to the appropriate Federal agencies; and13 recommendations to the Secretary of the Interior and the National NAGPRA Program regarding the publication on the National NAGPRA Program's website of the meeting materials provided to the Review Committee, the information provided by the National NAGPRA Program concerning the grants administered by the Program, a description of the Review Committee member nomination and selection process, the National NAGPRA Program's making a video of the symposium "NAGPRA at 20" available to the public, the National NAGPRA Program's creation of a NAGPRA decision tree, the finalization of two studies undertaken by students who were supervised by National NAGPRA Program staff, the National NAGPRA Program's augmenting its reporting on databases and the website,an update on the Department's response to the recommendations in the GAO report on NAGPRA, an update on the Department's consultation with Indian tribes, a review and response to a resolution of the Native American Repatriation Summit, the National NAGPRA Program's preparing a digest of public comments on the progress made and barriers encountered in implementing NAGPRA, and the timing of the publication of proposed rules so as to elicit Review Committee comments during a meeting. 189 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 b9a6ce4a-5929-4710-9fb8-190e050219a6 Recommendations Fully Accepted Percentage Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Review Committee Department of the Interior 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 Review Committee recommendations regarding the disposition of culturally unidentifiable human remains generally receive the Secretary's concurrence. Half or more of the recommendations issued following the hearing of a dispute are adopted by the disputants. The Review Committe's recommendation for a GAO audit and report was adopted by the appropriate Congressional Committees, and was completed in FY 2010. 75 2010-10-01 2011-09-30 2a20bc6c-912b-45f4-a469-b2ab4f16fe86 Recommendations Partially Accepted Percentage Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Review Committee Department of the Interior 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 The Review Committee's recommendations regarding funding have been forwarded to Congress. 85 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.