Full House Overwhelmingly Passes $2.4 Billion Port Security Measure

Sanchez, Humberto
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/5/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32375, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the approval given by the U.S. House of Representatives to a legislation that provides financial grants to port operators over six years to help pay for the cost of the improves security measures in the U.S. Under the measure, the Department of Homeland Security would administer the grant program. The program will get its funds from duties collected by the Customs and Border Protection agency.


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