Smarter & Faster Borders: Are They Really? AAEA Annual Meetings NAFTA at Year Ten: Impacts & Issues for Canada, Mexico, & the United States Parr Rosson & Flynn Adcock Department of Agricultural Economics Texas A&M University Two Distinct Eras Post CUSTA/NAFTA-Whos in Charge?? Increased Truck/Rail/Noncommercial Traffic Focus on Drug Interdiction, Expediting Cargo, & Illegal Immigration Post 9/11-Bureau of Customs & Border Protection in Charge!!
Truck/Rail/Noncommercial Traffic Focus on Terrorism, Illegal Immigration, Drugs, Expediting Cargo US Borders Last Line of Defense Not First Smarter, Faster Borders The Task at Hand Border Infrastructure 5,252 mile border with Canada 1,989 mile border with Mexico 300 Land Ports of Entry-Exit 95,000 miles Coastline & Waterways 300 U.S. Seaports 429 Commercial Airports What Was Done?
Formed Dept. of Homeland Security Customs, APHIS Inspectors, INS Inspectors & Border Patrol Food & Drug Admin. Still Operates at Border, but Under Dept. of Health & Human Svcs. Improve Coordination, Control, Entry/Exit Many New Programs Developed Department of Homeland Security Secretary ---------------------------------- Deputy Secretary Under
Secretary Management Under Secretary Science & Technology Effective March 1st, 2003 Under Secretary Information Analysis & Infrastructure Protection
Under Secretary Border & Transportation Security Under Secretary Emergency Preparedness & Response Transportation Security Administration Border Security
Functions: U.S. Customs Service Immigration & Naturalization Service Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service
Selected Wait Times for Commercial Truck Entering the United States, July 25, 2003 10 Min Blaine 5-10 Min Detroit Calexico 15 Min El Paso 0 Min Laredo
15-40 Min Brownsville 5-15 Min 0 Min Buffalo Legislation/Regulations
Bioterrorism Act 2002 (BTA) 24 Hour Notification Rule-NAFTA Exempt FDA Prior Notice Rule: Noon Day Before FAST- US/Canada Expedited Cargo Release Customs-Trade Partnership Act Against Terrorism- Cargo Security (C-TPAT) Automated Customs Environment (ACE) Container Security Initiative (CSI) SMART Border Accords-US/Canada 30 Point Plan People Biometric Identification Resident Cards
Visa Issuance Coordination Air Preclearance Compatible Data Bases Joint Staffing by Immigration Officers SMART Border Accords Cargo Harmonized Processing Preclearance Away from Borders Joint Facilities Share Customs Data Target Containers at Seaports SMART Border Accords Infrastructure & Security Intelligent Transport Systems
Protection Aviation Security Integrated Enforcement Teams Fingerprints Remove Deportees Freeze Terrorist Assets Implications Many New Programs at Borders Central Control Cargo & People Are Moving, But
Inconsistent Rules-FDA Not in DHS Loop Still Understaffed Implications Concerns About Coordination Resolution of Prior Notification Rule Implications for Supply Chain Efficiency & Just-In-Time Delivery Consequences of Increased Terror Threat Information Systems Compatibility in DHS
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