- CUTTING IN THE CARDS. Edmonson, R. G. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/30/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 21, p20
The article focuses on the decline in port security grants offered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in 2011. Under the Maritime Transportation Security Act, ports and other facilities are required to install electronic devices to read biometric data on the Transportation Worker...
- Grants Up For Grabs. Sokolow, Jayme A. // Government Technology;Jun2007, Vol. 20 Issue 6, Special section p40
The article discusses the distribution of grants by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). According to DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff, they will administer a $1 billion public safety interoperable communications grant program with the Department of Commerce. It mentions that the...
- Grant Funds Trickle to States. // Fire Chief;Jun2004, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p9
Focuses on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) first-responder grant funding. Estimation of the total amount given out by the DHS to state and local governments under a variety of domestic preparedness programs; Speculation from fire officials that most of the funding went to law...
- Nearly $1B allocated for public-safety interoperability. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;7/23/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 27, p15
The article reports on the $968 million in grants earmarked by the U.S. President George W. Bush administration for public-safety communications interoperability. The U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration, which is overseeing the matching grant...
- Transit system installs wireless surveillance system. // Mobile Radio Technology;Oct2007, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p22
The article reports on the onboard wireless surveillance systems to be installed at law enforcement and student transportation operated by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). The project was partially funded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security grant amounting to about...
- Homeland Security considering chemical plant safety. // LP/Gas;Feb2007, Vol. 67 Issue 2, p42
The article reports on the move of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to gather information from the public regarding the a proposed rule covering chemical plant security in the U.S. The plan calls for DHS to establish specific requirements for high risk facilities. Such establishments...
- Homeland Security to Consider Reforms for CFATS Program. // Products Finishing;Oct2014, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p14
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has published an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking to consider reforms to its Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) Program for high-risk chemical facilities as of October 2014.
- U.S. Department of Homeland Security boosting funding to P.R. Oliver-Mendez, Ken // Caribbean Business;5/8/2003, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p44
Reports on the date due for the submission of applications to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Office for Domestic Preparedness grants in Puerto Rico. Total amount of the federal aid; Proceeds of the funds; Electronic filing available.
- Homeland Security grants additional $2.2 million to Puerto Rico/USVI maritime facilities. Martinez, Marialba // Caribbean Business;6/26/2003, Vol. 31 Issue 25, p4
Confirms that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has awarded a grant to the Puerto Rico/U.S. Virgin Islands region for port-security investments. Allocation of funds for infrastructure improvement.