U.S. and Canada Announce the Release of the Beyond the Border: Statement of Privacy Principles [June 28, 2012] [open pdf - 535KB]
On June 28, 2012, the Department of Homeland Security issued the following press release: "The United States and Canada today announced they are delivering on key commitments under the U.S.-Canada Beyond the Border Action Plan by releasing a joint Statement of Privacy Principles. These principles reflect the commitment of the United States and Canada to protecting privacy, and underscore the importance of information sharing to the security of both nations."
U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/