Financial Responsibility for Port Security: Hearing before the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, United States House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, Second Session, March 14, 2002 [open pdf - 224KB]
The purpose of this hearing is to examine who is responsible for implementing security procedures and consider ways to finance the new security equipment that individual ports and marine terminal facilities must install to address the increased terrorist threat to our Nation. The Subcommittee will receive testimony from the Administration, vessel and marine facility operators, as well as several local port authorities. Included is a review of Port Security Grants for critical national seaports. Statements include those of the following: William G. Schubert, Joseph Cox, Richard Steinke, Frederick R. Ferrin, and Paul F. Richardson.