HR 1817 RFS

109th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1817

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 19, 2005

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs


AN ACT

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2006 for the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS

TITLE II--TERRORISM PREVENTION, INFORMATION SHARING, AND RISK ASSESSMENT

Subtitle A--Terrorism Prevention

Subtitle B--Homeland Security Information Sharing and Analysis Enhancement

TITLE III--DOMESTIC PREPAREDNESS AND PROTECTION

Subtitle A--Preparedness and Protection

Subtitle B--Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Enhancement

Subtitle C--Security of public transportation systems

Subtitle D--Critical infrastructure prioritization

TITLE IV--U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION AND U.S. IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT

TITLE V--MISCELLANEOUS

TITLE I--AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS

SEC. 101. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY.

SEC. 102. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION; BORDER PATROL AGENTS.

SEC. 103. DEPARTMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND OPERATIONS.

SEC. 104. CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE GRANTS.

SEC. 105. RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT.

SEC. 106. BORDER AND TRANSPORTATION SECURITY.

SEC. 107. STATE AND LOCAL TERRORISM PREPAREDNESS.

SEC. 108. IMMIGRATION RESOURCES.

SEC. 109. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS FOR TRAINING OF STATE AND LOCAL PERSONNEL PERFORMING IMMIGRATION FUNCTIONS.

TITLE II--TERRORISM PREVENTION, INFORMATION SHARING, AND RISK ASSESSMENT

Subtitle A--Terrorism Prevention

SEC. 201. CONSOLIDATED BACKGROUND CHECK PROCESS.

Subtitle B--Homeland Security Information Sharing and Analysis Enhancement

SEC. 211. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 212. PROVISION OF TERRORISM-RELATED INFORMATION TO PRIVATE SECTOR OFFICIALS.

SEC. 213. ANALYTIC EXPERTISE ON THE THREATS FROM BIOLOGICAL AGENTS AND NUCLEAR WEAPONS.

SEC. 214. ALTERNATIVE ANALYSIS OF HOMELAND SECURITY INFORMATION.

`SEC. 203. ALTERNATIVE ANALYSIS OF HOMELAND SECURITY INFORMATION.

SEC. 215. ASSIGNMENT OF INFORMATION ANALYSIS AND INFRASTRUCTURE PROTECTION FUNCTIONS.

SEC. 216. COORDINATION OF HOMELAND SECURITY THREAT ANALYSIS PROVIDED TO NON-FEDERAL OFFICIALS.

`SEC. 104. COORDINATION OF HOMELAND SECURITY THREAT ANALYSIS PROVIDED TO NON-FEDERAL OFFICIALS.

SEC. 217. 9/11 MEMORIAL HOMELAND SECURITY FELLOWS PROGRAM.

`SEC. 204. 9/11 MEMORIAL HOMELAND SECURITY FELLOWS PROGRAM.

SEC. 218. ACCESS TO NUCLEAR TERRORISM-RELATED INFORMATION.

SEC. 219. ACCESS OF ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INFORMATION ANALYSIS TO TERRORISM INFORMATION.

SEC. 220. ADMINISTRATION OF THE HOMELAND SECURITY INFORMATION NETWORK.

SEC. 221. IAIP PERSONNEL RECRUITMENT.

`Sec. 9702. Recruitment bonuses

`Sec. 9703. Reemployed annuitants

`Sec. 9704. Regulations

SEC. 222. HOMELAND SECURITY INFORMATION REQUIREMENTS.

SEC. 223. HOMELAND SECURITY ADVISORY SYSTEM.

`SEC. 205. HOMELAND SECURITY ADVISORY SYSTEM.

SEC. 224. USE OF OPEN-SOURCE INFORMATION.

SEC. 225. FULL AND EFFICIENT USE OF OPEN-SOURCE INFORMATION.

`SEC. 206. FULL AND EFFICIENT USE OF OPEN-SOURCE INFORMATION.

SEC. 226. COORDINATION WITH THE INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY.

SEC. 227. CONSISTENCY WITH APPLICABLE FEDERAL LAWS.

TITLE III--DOMESTIC PREPAREDNESS AND PROTECTION

Subtitle A--Preparedness and Protection

SEC. 301. NATIONAL TERRORISM EXERCISE PROGRAM.

`Subtitle J--Terrorism Preparedness Exercises

`SEC. 899a. NATIONAL TERRORISM EXERCISE PROGRAM.

`Subtitle J--Terrorism Preparedness Exercises

SEC. 302. TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT AND TRANSFER.

SEC. 303. REVIEW OF ANTITERRORISM ACQUISITIONS.

SEC. 304. CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FOR BORDER SECURITY.

SEC. 305. REQUIREMENTS RELATING TO THE CONTAINER SECURITY INITIATIVE (CSI).

SEC. 306. SECURITY OF MARITIME CARGO CONTAINERS.

SEC. 307. SECURITY PLAN FOR GENERAL AVIATION AT RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL AIRPORT.

SEC. 308. INTEROPERABLE COMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 309. REPORT TO CONGRESS ON IMPLEMENTATION OF RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING PROTECTION OF AGRICULTURE.

SEC. 310. COMMERCIAL FLIGHTS TO AND FROM RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL AIRPORT.

SEC. 310A. FEDERAL FLIGHT DECK OFFICERS.

Subtitle B--Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Enhancement

SEC. 311. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 312. ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CYBERSECURITY.

SEC. 313. CYBERSECURITY TRAINING PROGRAMS AND EQUIPMENT.

SEC. 314. CYBERSECURITY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT.

`SEC. 314. CYBERSECURITY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT.

Subtitle C--Security of Public Transportation Systems

SEC. 321. SECURITY BEST PRACTICES.

SEC. 322. PUBLIC AWARENESS.

Subtitle D--Critical Infrastructure Prioritization

SEC. 331. CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE.

SEC. 332. SECURITY REVIEW.

SEC. 333. IMPLEMENTATION REPORT.

SEC. 334. PROTECTION OF INFORMATION.

TITLE IV--U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION AND U.S. IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT

SEC. 401. ESTABLISHMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF COST ACCOUNTING SYSTEM; REPORTS.

`SEC. 334. ESTABLISHMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF COST ACCOUNTING SYSTEM; REPORTS.

SEC. 402. REPORT RELATING TO ONE FACE AT THE BORDER INITIATIVE.

SEC. 403. CUSTOMS SERVICES.

SEC. 404. SENSE OF CONGRESS ON INTERPRETATION OF TEXTILE AND APPAREL PROVISIONS.

SEC. 405. IMPROVING SENTRI, FAST, AND NEXUS PRE-ENROLLMENT PROGRAMS.

TITLE V--MISCELLANEOUS

SEC. 501. BORDER SECURITY AND ENFORCEMENT COORDINATION AND OPERATIONS.

SEC. 502. GAO REPORT TO CONGRESS.

SEC. 503. PLAN TO REDUCE WAIT TIMES.

SEC. 504. DENIAL OF TRANSPORTATION SECURITY CARD.

SEC. 505. TRANSFER OF EXISTING CUSTOMS PATROL OFFICERS UNIT AND ESTABLISHMENT OF NEW CPO UNITS IN THE BUREAU OF IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT.

SEC. 506. DATA COLLECTION ON USE OF IMMIGRATION CONSULTANTS.

SEC. 507. OFFICE FOR STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT COORDINATION.

SEC. 508. STUDY OF MODIFICATION OF AREA OF JURISDICTION OF OFFICE OF NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION COORDINATION.

SEC. 509. AUTHORITY OF OTHER FEDERAL AGENCIES UNAFFECTED.

SEC. 510. CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE.

SEC. 511. REPORT TO CONGRESS ON UNIFORM AND IDENTIFICATION SECURITY.

SEC. 512. BORDER SURVEILLANCE.

SEC. 513. ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY NORTHER BORDER SECURITY PILOT PROGRAM.

SEC. 514. GAO STUDY OF PROPOSALS TO INCREASE TEMPORARY PROTECTED STATUS REGISTRATION FEE.

SEC. 515. GAO STUDY OF CONSEQUENCES OF EXPANDING USE OF PREMIUM SERVICE FOR IMMIGRATION BENEFIT APPLICATIONS AND PETITIONS.

SEC. 516. BUY AMERICAN REQUIREMENT FOR PROCUREMENTS OF GOODS CONTAINING COMPONENTS.

SEC. 517. DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES.

SEC. 518. EXTENSION OF AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS FOR OFFICE OF COUNTERNARCOTICS ENFORCEMENT AT DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY.

SEC. 519. PROHIBITION AGAINST INCREASE IN SECURITY SERVICE FEES.

SEC. 520. FEDERAL AFFIRMATION OF ASSISTANCE IN IMMIGRATION LAW ENFORCEMENT BY STATES AND POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS.

SEC. 521. TRAINING OF STATE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL IN ENFORCEMENT OF IMMIGRATION LAWS.

Passed the House of Representatives May 18, 2005.

Attest:

JEFF TRANDAHL,

Clerk.

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