ABSTRACT

Surface Transportation: TSA Should Improve Coordination Procedures for Its Security Training Program, Report to Congressional Committees   [open pdf - 957KB]

From the Highlights: "The FAA [Federal Aviation Administration] Reauthorization Act of 2018 includes a provision that GAO [Government Accountability Office] review resources provided to TSA surface transportation programs and the coordination between relevant entities related to surface transportation security. This report addresses TSA's: (1) allocation of resources to surface transportation programs for fiscal years 2017 and 2018; and (2) coordination within TSA to implement the Intermodal Security Training and Exercise Program. GAO analyzed TSA data on surface program resources for fiscal years 2017 and 2018, reviewed TSA program guidance, and interviewed TSA officials responsible for implementing the Intermodal Security Training and Exercise Program. This program is intended to assist transportation operators and others in enhancing security through exercises and training."

Report Number:
GAO-20-185
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Date:
2019-11
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Government Accountability Office: http://www.gao.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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