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Department of Homeland Security: Consolidation of Border and Transportation Security Agencies

Description: This report includes conceptual definitions for “border management” and “border security;” descriptions of the missions of the principal border management agencies; brief discussion of seaport and transportation security, since both are integral to border security; and a brief exploration of issues raised by transferring the Federal Protective Service, the Office for Domestic Preparedness, and the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center to this new directorate. The report concludes with an analysis of issues concerning the consolidation of various border and transportation security agencies in the new Department of Homeland Security. This report is intended as an analysis of border and transportation security issues attached to the creation of the Department of Homeland Security.
Date: February 4, 2003
Creator: Krouse, William J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Department of Homeland Security: Consolidation of Border and Transportation Security Agencies

Description: This report includes conceptual definitions for “border management” and “border security;” descriptions of the missions of the principal border management agencies; brief discussion of seaport and transportation security, since both are integral to border security; and a brief exploration of issues raised by transferring the Federal Protective Service, the Office for Domestic Preparedness, and the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center to this new directorate. The report concludes with an analysis of issues concerning the consolidation of various border and transportation security agencies in the new Department of Homeland Security. This report is intended as an analysis of border and transportation security issues attached to the creation of the Department of Homeland Security.
Date: May 22, 2003
Creator: Lake, Jennifer E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Department of Homeland Security: Consolidation of Border and Transportation Security Agencies

Description: Included in this report are conceptual definitions for “border management” and “border security;” descriptions of the missions of the principal border management agencies; brief discussion of seaport and transportation security, since both are integral to border security; and a brief exploration of issues raised by transferring the Federal Protective Service, the Office for Domestic Preparedness, and the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center to this new directorate. The report concludes with a summary of major issues that are likely to emerge regarding the establishment and effective operations of the Border and Transportation Security Directorate.
Date: December 24, 2002
Creator: Krouse, William J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Department of Homeland Security: Proposals to Consolidate Border and Transportation Security Agencies

Description: This report examines legislative proposals and issues related to establishing a Border and Transportation Security division in a proposed Department of Homeland Security (DHS). This report includes conceptual definitions for “border management” and “border security,” and discusses the missions of the principal border management agencies. It briefly touches on seaport security, since it relates to border security, and Congress has acted on related legislation; examines the Transportation Security Administration and that agency’s still evolving scope of responsibilities; and explores issues raised by transferring the Federal Protective Service to this new division. The report concludes with a summary of major issues raised by proposals to establish a Border and Transportation Security division within the proposed DHS.
Date: August 30, 2002
Creator: Krouse, William J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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