Reports

National Plan to Achieve Martitime Domain Awareness for The National Strategy for Maritime Security, October 2005

The National Plan to Achieve Maritime Domain Awareness is one of eight plans developed in support of the National Strategy for Maritime Security, as directed by National Security Presidential Directive-41/Homeland Security Presidential Directive-13.

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GAO- Transportation Security Administration, More Clarity on the Authority of Federal Security Directors is Needed

GAO recommends that the Secretary of Homeland Security direct TSA to update its Delegation of Authority to Federal Security Directors (FSD's) and communicate this information to FSDs and airport stakeholders.

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GAO - Stronger Action Needed to Improve Oversight and Assess the Risks of the Summer Work Travel and Trainee Categories of the Exchange Visitor Program

GAO finds that State has not exerted sufficient management oversight of the Summer Work Travel and the Trainee programs to guard against abuse of the programs and has been slow to address program deficiencies.

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The InterAgency Board 2004 Annual Report, and 2005 Standardized Equipment List

The SEL contains a list of generic equipment recommended by the IAB to local, state, and federal government organizations in preparing for and responding to Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) events.

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GAO - Hurricane Katrina Providing Oversight of the Nation's Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Activities

:GAO prepared this testimony to highlight past work on government programs related to Hurricane Katrina and other natural disasters, and to provide information on plans and coordination among the accountable community..."

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Report on the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program for FY 2003

A summary of where the money was distributed and the changes from FY2002.

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Report on the Status of 9/11 Commission Recommendations

A Report by the Public Discourse Project, that follows up on the 9/11 Commission Recommendations, their current status and progress.

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GAO- Department of Homeland Security Strategic Management of Training Important for Successful Transformation

Training can play a key role in helping the Department of Homeland Security successfully address the challenge of transformation...

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OIG/DHS - Review of Controls Over the Export of Chemical and Biological Commodities

"We recommended that the Commissioner of CBP evaluate the Outbound program, including information requirements, staffing needs, and consistency of enforcement practices, and make adjustments necessary to ensure that all of CBP's enforcement responsibiliti

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GAO - Department of Homeland Security Needs to Fully Implement Its Security Program

"DHS has not fully implemented a comprehensive, departmentwide information security program to protect the information and information systems that support its operations and assets."

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