46 U.S. Code § 70108 - Foreign port assessment
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(a) In General.— The Secretary shall assess the effectiveness of the antiterrorism measures maintained at—
(1) a foreign port—
(A) served by vessels documented under chapter 121 of this title; or
(b) Procedures.— In conducting an assessment under subsection (a), the Secretary shall assess the effectiveness of—
(2) security measures to restrict access to cargo, vessels, and dockside property to authorized personnel only;
(c) Consultation.— In carrying out this section, the Secretary shall consult with—
(1) the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of State—
(d) Periodic Reassessment.— The Secretary, acting through the Commandant of the Coast Guard, shall reassess the effectiveness of antiterrorism measures maintained at ports as described under subsection (a) and of procedures described in subsection (b) not less than once every 3 years.
Source(Added Pub. L. 107–295, title I, § 102(a),Nov. 25, 2002, 116 Stat. 2079; amended Pub. L. 109–347, title II, § 234,Oct. 13, 2006, 120 Stat. 1918; Pub. L. 111–281, title VIII, § 806(a)(1), (c)(2)(B),Oct. 15, 2010, 124 Stat. 2992, 2993.)
2010—Subsec. (c)(2) to (4). Pub. L. 111–281, § 806(c)(2)(B), redesignated pars. (3) and (4) as (2) and (3), respectively, and struck out former par. (2) which read as follows: “the Secretary of the Treasury;”.
Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 111–281, § 806(a)(1), added subsec. (e).
2006—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 109–347added subsec. (d).