US looks at inland water security

House advances bill strengthening security of inland waters

The U.S. House of Representatives recently voted to advance a bipartisan bill that strengthens the security of inland waters.

Under the Inland Waters Security Review Act, the Department of Homeland Security secretary would be required to conduct an inland waters threat analysis that includes security challenges at U.S. inland waters port; security mitigation efforts on inland waters; current and potential criminal threats posed by individuals and groups; vulnerabilities related to the cooperation between state, local, tribal, and territorial law enforcement, or international agreements; and metrics and performance measures used by the department to evaluate inland waters security.

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