46 U.S. Code § 70113 - Maritime intelligence
(a) In General.— The Secretary shall implement a system to collect, integrate, and analyze information concerning vessels operating on or bound for waters subject to the jurisdiction of the United States, including information related to crew, passengers, cargo, and intermodal shipments. The system may include a vessel risk profiling component that assigns incoming vessels a terrorism risk rating.
(b) Consultation.— In developing the information system under subsection (a), the Secretary shall consult with the Transportation Security Oversight Board and other departments and agencies, as appropriate.
Source(Added Pub. L. 107–295, title I, § 102(a),Nov. 25, 2002, 116 Stat. 2082; amended Pub. L. 108–293, title VIII, § 803(a),Aug. 9, 2004, 118 Stat. 1080.)
2004—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 108–293inserted at end “The system may include a vessel risk profiling component that assigns incoming vessels a terrorism risk rating.”