Alternate Title: HSPD 13: Maritime Security Policy
This directive establishes U.S. policy, guidelines, and implementation actions to enhance U.S. national security and homeland security by protecting U.S. maritime interests. It directs the coordination of United States Government maritime security programs and initiatives to achieve a comprehensive and cohesive national effort involving appropriate Federal, State, local, and private sector entities. This directive also establishes a Maritime Security Policy Coordinating Committee to coordinate inter-agency maritime security policy efforts.
HSPD 13; Homeland Security Presidential Directive 13
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