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The Office of Port and Facility Compliance (CG-FAC) published its 2019 AMSC Annual Report on the status of AMSCs and the work completed by AMSCs in 2019.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) published its annual summary of all 2019 enforcement actions.
The Coast Guard is accepting public comments on its updated risk analysis to determine which maritime facilities subject to the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Reader Rule would most benefit from electronic TWIC inspection requirements.
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently published a report titled “DHS Could Use Available Data to Better Plan Outreach to Facilities Excluded from Anti-Terrorism Standards."
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has published its Semiannual Regulatory Agenda of projected regulations, existing regulations, and completed actions.
The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) is conducting an updated risk analysis to determine which maritime facilities subject to the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Reader Rule would most benefit from electronic TWIC inspection requirements.
After passing both the Senate and House of Representatives, the President has signed legislation reauthorizing the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS’s) Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program for three years.
The National Maritime Security Advisory Committee will meet via teleconference to review and discuss the Coast Guard’s efforts to develop the Maritime Cyber Risk Analysis Model and updates to Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular 03–03, Change 2.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has submitted a request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to extend the public comment period for the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program.
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has made available a retrospective analysis of the data, assumptions, and methodology used to support the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has made its 2020 annual inflation adjustment to civil monetary penalties.
The US Coast Guard (USCG) has published a Facility Inspector – Cyber Job Aid to provide USCG marine safety personnel with guidance to help address cyber vulnerabilities documented in a Facility Security Assessment.
The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) published a report titled Actions Needed to Enhance DHS Oversight of Cybersecurity at High-Risk Chemical Facilities.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is granting a temporary exemption for expired Transportation Worker Identification Credentials (TWICs).
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is granting a temporary exemption for expired Hazardous Material Endorsements (HMEs) on Commercial Driver’s Licenses (CDLs).
The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has published a Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB) titled: COVID 19 – Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Operations.
As part of the bi-partisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed on March 27, 2020, the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism (CFATS) program was extended for an additional three months and one week.
The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) published Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular (NVIC) 01-20 (Guidelines for Addressing Cyber Risks at Maritime Transportation Security Act (MTSA) Regulated Facilities).
The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) published two posts on its Maritime Commons blog regarding the Transportation Worker Identification (TWIC) Reader Rule Delay Notice.
The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) published the TWIC – Reader Requirements; Delay of Effective Date (TWIC Reader Delay Notice) in the Federal Register on March 9, 2020.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to delineate lines of authority and responsibility regarding an enhanced security strategy for the transportation of hazardous materials by pipeline.
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