PUBLIC LAW 110–53—AUG. 3, 2007
121 STAT. 379
(d) REPORT.—Not later than 180 days after the date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Homeland Security shall submit to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the Senate and the Committee on Homeland Security of the House of Representatives an interim report on the status of the operations at the National Biosurviellance Integration Center that addresses the efforts of the Center to integrate the surveillance efforts of Federal, State, local, and tribal governments. When the National Biosurveillance Integration Center is fully operational, the Secretary shall submit to such committees a final report on the status of such operations. SEC. 1102. BIOSURVEILLANCE EFFORTS.
The Comptroller General of the United States shall submit to Congress a report— (1) describing the state of Federal, State, local, and tribal government biosurveillance efforts as of the date of such report; (2) describing any duplication of effort at the Federal, State, local, or tribal government level to create biosurveillance systems; and (3) providing the recommendations of the Comptroller General regarding— (A) the integration of biosurveillance systems; (B) the effective use of biosurveillance resources; and (C) the effective use of the expertise of Federal, State, local, and tribal governments. SEC. 1103. INTERAGENCY COORDINATION TO ENHANCE DEFENSES AGAINST NUCLEAR AND RADIOLOGICAL WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION.
(a) IN GENERAL.—The Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 101 et seq.) is amended by inserting after section 1906, as redesignated by section 104, the following: ‘‘SEC.
JOINT ANNUAL INTERAGENCY REVIEW NUCLEAR DETECTION ARCHITECTURE.
6 USC 596a.
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‘‘(a) ANNUAL REVIEW.— ‘‘(1) IN GENERAL.—The Secretary, the Attorney General, the Secretary of State, the Secretary of Defense, the Secretary of Energy, and the Director of National Intelligence shall jointly ensure interagency coordination on the development and implementation of the global nuclear detection architecture by ensuring that, not less frequently than once each year— ‘‘(A) each relevant agency, office, or entity— ‘‘(i) assesses its involvement, support, and participation in the development, revision, and implementation of the global nuclear detection architecture; and ‘‘(ii) examines and evaluates components of the global nuclear detection architecture (including associated strategies and acquisition plans) relating to the operations of that agency, office, or entity, to determine whether such components incorporate and address current threat assessments, scenarios, or intelligence analyses developed by the Director of National Intelligence or other agencies regarding threats relating to nuclear or radiological weapons of mass destruction; and
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