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The Safe Port Act

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Homeland Security. Subcommittee on Border, Maritime, and Global Counterterrorism.

The Safe Port Act

a six-month review : hearing before the Subcommittee on Border, Maritime, and Global Counterterrorism of the Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, April 26, 2007.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Homeland Security. Subcommittee on Border, Maritime, and Global Counterterrorism.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Harbors -- Security measures -- United States -- Evaluation,
  • Ports of entry -- Security measures -- United States -- Evaluation,
  • Container ships -- Security measures -- United States -- Evaluation,
  • Shipping -- Security measures -- United States -- Evaluation

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .H5716 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 89 p. :
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23931716M
    ISBN 100160836018
    ISBN 109780160836015
    LC Control Number2009438156

    Get this from a library! SAFE Port Act: conference report (to accompany H.R. ).. [United States. Congress]. And sometimes they are meant to garner political support for a law by giving it a catchy name (as with the 'USA Patriot Act' or the 'Take Pride in America Act') or by invoking public outrage or sympathy (as with any number of laws named for victims of crimes). History books, newspapers, and other sources use the popular name to refer to these laws.

    SAFE Port Act of Terrorism has been one of the major concerns of the entire world; however, the incident of 9/11 entirely changed the perception of governments towards the issue of terrorism. In this regard, the United States of America has significantly improvised its .   H.R. , THE SAFE PORT ACT. Date(s) Held: th Congress, 2nd Session. GPO Document Source: CHRGhhrg Superintendents of Documents ID: Y 4.H Witnesses: The Honorable Michael P. Jackson, Deputy Secretary, Department of Homeland Security: Mr. Clark Kent Ervin, Private Citizen, Former Inspector General, Department of.

    SAFE PORT ACT lllllll.—Ordered to be printed Mr. King of New York, from the committee of conference, submitted the following CONFERENCE REPORT [To accompany H. R. ] The committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses on the amendment of . What are “Smart Borders”?How have the SMART Port Security, the SAFE Port Act, the Small Vessel Security Strategy, and the Marine Transportation Security Act impacted port security? Please address the following as they pertain to Intellectual Property: What is Intellectual Property (IP) and how does counterfeit merchandise impact the U.S. economy? What safety and health.


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The SAFE Port Act is a comprehensive proposal that will take steps to: prevent threats from reaching the United States, track and protect containers en route, and harden security at U.S.

ports. File Size: KB. The SAFE Port Act included provisions that (1) codified the Container Security Initiative (CSI) and the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT), two programs administered by Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to help reduce threats associatedFile Size: KB.

The Security and Accountability for Every Port Act (SAFE Port Act), modified existing legislation and created and codified new programs related to maritime security. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and its U.S Coast Guard, Transportation Security Agency, and U.S.

Customs and Border Protection have key maritime security responsibilities. Safe Port Act () To improve maritime and cargo security through enhanced layered defenses, and other purposes.

An old idea has been reintroduced that has the potential of meeting the elusive requirements of the SAFE Port Act without killing the economy in the process. The proposed solution, the Portunus Concept developed by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, proposes a set of offshore ports that are close enough to shore to support a vibrant.

Security and Accountability For Every Port Act of or the SAFE Port Act - Title I: Security of United States Seaports - Subtitle A: General Provisions - (Sec. ) Amends the Maritime Transportation Security Act of (MTSA) to require area maritime transportation security plans to include a salvage response plan to identify equipment capable of restoring operational trade capacity and to ensure that.

(a) SHORT TITLE.—This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Security and Accountability For Every Port Act of ’’ or the ‘‘SAFE Port Act’’. (b) TABLE OF CONTENTS.—The table of contents for this Act is as follows: Sec.

Short title; table of contents. Sec. Definitions. TITLE I—SECURITY OF UNITED STATES SEAPORTS Subtitle A—General Provisions. The Safe sport Act Our Responsibility to Serve All Athletes The U.S.

Congress designated the U.S. Center for SafeSport with the authority to respond to reports of sexual misconduct within the U.S.

Olympic & Paralympic Movements by passing the Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of   Security and Accountability For Every Port Act of or the SAFE Port Act - Title I: Security of United States Seaports - Subtitle A: General Provisions - (Sec.

) Amends the Maritime Transportation Security Act of (MTSA) to require area maritime transportation security plans to include a salvage response plan to identify equipment capable of restoring operational trade capacity.

First, the SAFE Port Act required all containerized cargo entering the United States to be screened for radiation. As a result, DHS established the Radiation Portal Monitor (RPM) Program.

RPMs are passive radiation detection devices that can scan cargo containers and vehicles to detect illicit sources of radiation. The Security and Accountability For Every Port Act of (or SAFE Port Act, Pub.L.

–) was an Act of Congress in the United States covering port security and to which an online gambling measure was added at the last d by: the th United States Congress. A panel of government officials and others testified about delays in the implementation of the SAFE Port Act one year after its passage.

The legislation includes a third-party verification. The Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of was created in reaction to the abuse found various youth sports organizations, including USA Gymnastics.

This act will create new a standard of care that. The classic definition of a safe port was given in the "Eastern City" 5: "A port will not be safe unless, in the relevant period of time, a particular ship can reach it, use it and return from it without, in the absence of some abnormal occurrence, being exposed to danger which cannot be.

H.R. (th) was a bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other. The SAFE Port Act, touching as it did on most aspects of the overall maritime architecture, guided DHS’ development of the current regime that includes the cargo and vessels that transit the supply chain as well as the ships, facilities, and workers that operate within that system.

Get this from a library. The Safe Port Act: a six-month review: hearing before the Subcommittee on Border, Maritime, and Global Counterterrorism of the Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, Ap [United States.

Congress. House. Committee on Homeland Security. The legislation “builds on the work of the SAFE Port Act to enhance risk-based security measures overseas before the threat reaches our shores, emphasizes a stronger collaborative environment between Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and US Coast Guard (USCG) in sharing port security duties and leverages the maritime security work of our trusted allies, while requiring the Department of .The economic importance and visibility of America's ports make them attractive terrorism targets.

Port security has improved, but many of the threats that motivated the Safe Ports Act in remain, and new dangers have emerged, including cyber threats.The port needs to be safe when the ship will be using it and it must be safe for that particular ship.

What constitutes a “safe” port is famously described by Sellers, L.J. in Leeds Shipping v Société Française Bunge (The Eastern City) [] 2 Lloyd's Rep. where he states that.