State, Local, Tribal and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee
The State, Local, Tribal and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee (SLTPS-PAC) will advise the President, the Secretary of Homeland Security, the Director of the Information Security Oversight Office (ISOO), and other executive branch officials on all matters concerning the oversight of the SLTPS Program.
Establishment: The State, Local, Tribal and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee, was created on August 18, 2010, by the President under Executive Order 13549, "Classified National Security Information Program for State, Local, Tribal, and Private Sector Entities"(PDF Format).
Functions: State, Local, Tribal and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee(SLTPS-PAC) discusses program-related policy issues and advises on all matters concerning the policies relating to access and safeguarding of classified national security information by U.S. State, Local, Tribal, and Private Sector Entities, as specified in Executive Order 13549 and its implementing directive.
Membership: The Director of the Information Security Oversight Office shall serve as Chair of the Committee. An official designated by the Secretary of Homeland Security and a representative of SLTPS entities shall serve as Vice Chairs of the Committee. Members of the Committee shall include designees of the heads of the Departments of State, Defense, Justice, Transportation, and Energy, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Members shall also include employees of other agencies and representatives of SLTPS entities, as nominated by any Committee member and approved by the Chair.
Reports on Information Sharing
The U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence released in July 2013, the Majority Staff Report on the National Network of Fusion Centers
This report summarizes the findings by the Committee Majority Staff of the 112th and 113th Congress of the comprehensive study of the National Network. The Committee’s study was to identify and understand the strengths, weaknesses, and gaps in fusion center development, the National Network, and the Federal role.
The Committee visited 32 fusion centers, in
addition to numerous briefings and discussions with various Federal partners, representatives of
the National Fusion Center Association, and follow-up conversations with fusion center directors
and personnel and provided recommendations for improvement.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Office of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A), in coordination with federal and SLTT partners, released the 2012 National Network of Fusion Centers Report
This Report summarizes and characterizes the overall capabilities and performance of the National Network based on the results of the 2012 Assessment.
This report does not include fusion center-specific capability or performance data. Instead, it uses aggregated data from the 2012 Assessment to describe the capability and performance achievements of the National Network. This report also outlines ongoing efforts by National Network stakeholders to implement an outcome-based performance management framework to better understand the value and impact of the National Network in supporting national information sharing and homeland security outcomes.