The Homeland Security Act of 2002 is divided into 17 titles while bringing together under one umbrella more than 22 federal agencies. Select one such agency and describe their role and responsibilities in HLS. Which agencies do you believe they would work most closely with at an emergency response incident?
Paper Submission Requirements:
- Your response should be 3-5 pages in length (double spaced).
- Paper must include a “reference page” not included in the 3-5-page minimum.
- Use APA format.
Resources for Assessment:
- Textbook Reading: Introduction to Homeland Security, Chapter 1 and 2, Pages 2 and 16.
- HLS Act
- Homeland Security Act, Patriot Act, Freedom of Information Act, and HIM
- Patriot Act
- What is the Patriot Act
- Who Joined DHS