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- Screening's Far Reach. Fabey, Mike; Natter, Ari // Traffic World;7/30/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 30/31, p15
The article focuses on the impact of the legislation requiring the 100 percent screening of overseas maritime cargo and freight in the U.S. The Customs and Border Protection claims that the law is unreasonable, because it would only result to lower profits and higher transportation costs for...
- Return of the smart box. Edmonson, R. G. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);8/20/2007, Vol. 8 Issue 33, p26
The article reports on the implications of the mandatory use of container security devices (CSD) on the security and business operations of freighters and carriers. The U.S. Homeland Security and Customs and Border Protection are expected to announce CSD standards. Both agencies claim that CSD...
- CBP Issues RFI for Large-Scale NII Systems. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;11/23/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 24, p18
The article reports that a Request for Information (RFI) has been issued by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to generate feedback from industry on a draft Statement of Work (SOW) in support of the large-scale non-intrusive inspection (NII) systems of the agency.
- Between a Rock and Respect for Life at the Border. // La Prensa San Diego;6/11/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 23, p2
The article reports on the call of the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles for investigation on the death of migrants Anastacio Hernandez-Rojas and Sergio Adrian Hernandez Huereca in the border region involving the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents.
- Counterfeit shoes put students in Honduras on better footing. Hayes, Sarah // Our Sunday Visitor;7/5/2009, Vol. 98 Issue 10, p6
The article reports that the counterfeit shoes seized by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the Immigration and Customs Enforcement were given students in a charity program.
- Flight Into the Weird. Dorr, Bill // Transworld Skateboarding;Feb2000, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p190
Describes the experience of a skateboarder on how the United States States Customs at the Los Angeles Airport in California inspected his personal belongings and travel documents. Reasons for going to Amsterdam and other countries; Views on the experience.
- EXPEDITING AIRPORT SECURITY. // Travel & Leisure;Nov2011, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p152
The article offers information on the Global Entry program of the U.S. government wherein travelers will be able to use self-service kiosks to avoid queues for five years and the Canadian hubs added by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection in addition to the 20 U.S. airports with kiosks .
- Appendix I: Information on Foreign Ports That Coordinate Maritime Cargo Container Security Efforts with U.S. Customs and Border Protection. // GAO Reports;9/27/2013, p39
An appendix is presented which lists the foreign ports which directly participate in the Container Security Initiative (CSI) program with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) as of July 2013 including Bremerhaven, Germany, Antwerp, Belgium, and Yokohama, Japan.
- 10+2 Adds Up, GAO Report Finds. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);10/18/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 41, p8
The article highlights the high grade received by the Importer Security Filing rule of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection from a 2010 government report.