Serial No. 108-20: Best Business Practices for Securing America's Borders, Hearing of the Subcommittee on Infrastructure and Border Security before the Select Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, First Session, July 23, 2003 [open pdf - 845KB]
The purpose of this hearing is to examine best business practices for securing America's borders. Subcommittee Chairman Dave Camp made the following remarks in his opening statement, "Today's hearing will examine the progress being made by the Department of Homeland Security in securing our land and maritime borders, with special focus on efforts to utilize the technology and skill from the private sector. The witnesses will evaluate programs and policies such as the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism, CTPAT; the Container Security Initiative, CSI; and Fast and Secure Trade, FAST, as well as provide an overview of available technology." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Dave Camp, Kay Granger, Christopher Cox, Benjamin J. Cardin, Jennifer Dunn, Sheila Jackson-Lee, Edward J. Markey, Loretta Sanchez, W. Scott Gould, Katz, Houssam Salloum, and Richard Stephens.
Serial No. 108-20
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