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House Proceeding 07-29-08 on Jul 29th, 2008 :: 0:00:14 to 0:02:51
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Bennie G. Thompson

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Bennie G. Thompson: of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves. the gentleman from florida. mr. bilirakis: i yield myself such time as i may consume. i ri se today in support of h.r.t 5170,

Gus Bilirakis

0:00:14 to 0:00:26( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: the department of homeland security component privacy officer act, sponofsored by my committee colleague, chris carney.ca h.r. 5170 would direct the secretary of homeland security h

Gus Bilirakis

0:00:14 to 0:02:51( Edit History Discussion )
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Gus Bilirakis

0:00:26 to 0:00:46( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: to detonate a full-time privacy official within the components of the department. these components includeco a transportation security administration, citizenstship and immigration services,

Gus Bilirakis

0:00:46 to 0:00:58( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: customs and border protection, immigration in customs enforcement, fema, the coast guard, the science and technology directorate, and nppd. the bill provides that each component prife official

Gus Bilirakis

0:00:58 to 0:01:14( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: will ci go to the chief privacy officer.fi each compoponent privacy officer cy shall have primary responsibility for implementing the department's privacy policy within its component. the bill

Gus Bilirakis

0:01:14 to 0:01:29( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: provides for a dual direct report relationship to both the component head and the th department's chi ef privacy officer in carrying out his or her duties. du i think we all can athgree that protecting

Gus Bilirakis

0:01:29 to 0:01:42( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: the privaotcy of our nation's citizens ison of greaf t importance and that privacynd considerations should be integrated into the o decisionmaking process at all d.h.s. components. . i'm pleased

Gus Bilirakis

0:01:42 to 0:01:57( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: the department has already recogni zed the importance of privacycy protection. secretary che rtoff signed ad d.h.s. memorandum entitled designatio n of componentom level privac y officers.

Gus Bilirakis

0:01:57 to 0:02:11( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: this m emorandum calls for the designation off full-time f component privacy officers as c.b.p., i.c.e., the bure.c roaff citizen and immigration services , the office ofic intelligence and analysis,

Gus Bilirakis

0:02:11 to 0:02:25( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: and the science andnd technology ec direct ratre. both t.s.a., u.s. visit, and the reau of citizens and immigration services have had their own privacy officials for some time.e. h.r. 5170

Gus Bilirakis

0:02:25 to 0:02:41( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: takes the additional step o f statutorily mandating component priv acy officials.ls the approach this bill takes certainly has much merit. though i hope that we can address some of the department's

Gus Bilirakis

0:02:41 to 0:02:51( Edit History Discussion )

Gus Bilirakis: concerns about theut impacts the bill -- bill's ma ndates may have on the ability of the next secretary to managee the administration of the department as a a legislative ti process moves on. mr.

Bennie G. Thompson

0:02:51 to 0:03:02( Edit History Discussion )

Bennie G. Thompson: speaker, having said thar,t i intend to support h.r. 5170 and encourage all our colleagues to do the same. thank you, mr. speaker. s i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore:

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