Port Whine

August 2007
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2007, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p36
Trade Publication
The article reports on port and cargo security in the U.S. It notes that concerns were raised by port security officials and law enforcement executives regarding the emerging technologies and federal regulations in making ports and harbors safe and secure. After the 9/11 incident, the U.S. Congress and Bush administration passed the Maritime Transportation Act that established goals and regulations on port security. It allocated millions of dollars to finance the transformation.


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