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GAO Stuff on Pipelines, Climate Change and DHS

Posted in on Fri, Mar 1, 2013

Pipeline Safety: Better Data and Guidance Could Improve Operators’ Responses to
Incidents, by Susan A. Fleming, director, physical infrastructure issues,
before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
GAO-13-284T, January 28.  http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-13-284T

GAO Adds Financial Risks of Climate Change and Gaps in Weather Satellite Data to “High Risk List,” Two Other Areas Removed As Progress Made  http://www.gao.gov/press/high_risk_additions_2013feb14.htm

Pipeline Permitting: Interstate and Intrastate Natural Gas Permitting Processes Include Multiple Steps, and Time Frames Vary. GAO-13-221, February 15.  http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-13-221 Highlights – http://www.gao.gov/assets/660/652226.pdf

Department of Homeland Security: Progress Made and Work Remaining after Nearly 10 Years in Operation, by Cathleen A. Berrick, managing director, homeland security and justice, before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency, House Committee on Homeland Security. GAO-13-370T, February 15.  http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-13-370T Highlights – http://www.gao.gov/assets/660/652220.pdf

 

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