New Executive Order Requires Interagency Cooperation on Terror Info Sharing

by Sabrina I. Pacifici on October 30, 2005

Executive Order 13388, Further Strengthening the Sharing of Terrorism Information to Protect Americans, October 25, 2005, published in the Federal Register on October 28, 2005.

  • “Duties of Heads of Agencies Possessing or Acquiring Terrorism Information…shall promptly give access to the terrorism information to the head of each other agency that has counterterrorism functions, and provide the terrorism information to each such agency, unless otherwise directed by the President..”
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  • October 19, 2005 – Oversight Subcommittee Hearing on the Status of Implementation of the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004, and the stand-up of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. Witness statements, all in PDF: Newt Gingrich. Former Speaker of the House; Ret. Adm. William Studeman,
    Former Commissioner, Presidential Commission on Weapons of Mass Destruction; Zoe Baird, President of the Markle Foundation; Chairman Thornberry’s Opening Statement; Ranking Member Cramer’s Opening Statement
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