Border, Employer Hiring Toughened; Air Prescreening, Bio-threat Alerts Questionable

Zalud, Bill
September 2007
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2007, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p148
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the measures taken by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to ensure national security. The DHS will strengthen efforts to keep international gang members out of the nation. Beginning January 31, 2008, the DHS will require passports or other secure documents for sea and land ports of entry. The agency will also publish a regulation that will lessen the number of documents that employers must accept to confirm the identity of their employees. INSET: Stronger Attraction to Blast Resistant.


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