Implementation of the Department of the Interior's Law Enforcement Records System, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigatons of the Committee on Natural Resources, United States House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, Second Session, March 17, 2016 [open pdf - 228KB]
This testimony compilation is from the March 17, 2016 hearing, "Implementation of the Department of the Interior's Law Enforcement Records System" before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Natural Resources. From the Hearing Memorandum: "The Committee on Natural Resources will hold an oversight hearing to hear testimony on 'Implementation of the Department of the Interior's Law Enforcement Records System,' on Thursday, March 17, 2016, at 9:30 a.m. in Room 1324 Longworth House Office Building. The hearing will focus on the Department of the Interior's progress in deploying the Incident Management, Analysis, and Reporting System (IMARS), a law enforcement database system. Policy Overview (1) For at least the past decade, the Department of the Interior (DOI) has been in the process of adopting and implementing a Department-wide law enforcement database system called the Incident Management, Analysis, and Reporting System (IMARS). (2) After spending approximately $15 million on the program, IMARS has still not been deployed across the entire Department. (3) The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service refuses to implement IMARS, and has withheld funding from the program. (4) DOI must ensure the security of sensitive information maintained in the database." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Harry Humbert.
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