Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee Agenda

September 3, 2014

8:30-12:30

Work Group meetings (concurrent)

  • 11(c) - S-4215A
  • Best Practices and Corporate Culture - S-4215B
  • Transportation Industry - S-4215C

12:30-1:30

Lunch break

1:30-2:45

WPAC convenes

  • Welcome from Chair Emily Spieler and introductions
  • Welcome from Dr. Michaels
  • Welcome and update on DWPP from new Director¬†
  • Update on MOU from FMCSA (Robert Miller)

2:45-3:00

Break

3:00-4:30

Presentations

  • Review & discussion of data issues - Anthony Rosa, Deputy Director DWPP
  • UAW regarding experience with Section 11(c) - Steve Mitchell, UAW Local 974 Health & Safety Chair
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) approach to whistleblower complaints - Lisa Jarriel, NRC

4:30-5:00

Work groups to reconvene to finalize presentations for second day

September 4, 2014

8:30-10:00

Reports of WPAC work groups (Section 11(c), Best Practices, Transportation)

10:00-10:15

Break

10:15-11:45

Reports of WPAC work groups continue

11:45-12:45

Lunch break

12:45-1:15

Public comment period

1:15-2:45

Work group reports continue

2:45-3:00

Break

3:00-5:00

WPAC full committee discussion:

  • Cross cutting issues emerging from work groups
  • Next steps for WPAC