EO 13356 Info Sharing

URL: <information-sharing.info>


Kim Taipale, CAS Executive Director, "Implementing EO 13356: Standardizing Terror Data" [download presentation slides PDF]

Other material:

K. A. Taipale, "Categorization of Information for Domestic Security: Some Questions and Issues," Potomac Institute for Policy Studies Roundtable (March 20, 2004) [download presentation slides PDF]

K. A. Taipale, "Technology, Security and Privacy: The Fear of Frankenstein, the Mythology of Privacy and the Lessons of King Ludd," 7 Yale J. L. & Tech.; 9 Int'l J. Comm. L. & Pol'y 8 (Dec. 2004).

K. A. Taipale, "Data Mining and Domestic Security: Connecting the Dots to Make Sense of Data," 5 Colum. Sci. & Tech. L. Rev. 2 (Dec. 2003) [executive summary PDF]

K. A. Taipale, CAS Executive Director, "Identification Systems and Domestic Security: Who's Who in Whoville" [download presentation slides PDF]

K. A. Taipale, Who's Who in Whoville? "Congress should not rush to legislate a massive government identity surveillance system under the press of a politically expedient deadline without considering alternatives that can meet legitimate law enforcement and national security needs while still protecting privacy," PLENSIA conference in New York on October 29, 2005. [Full Statement]

K. A. Taipale, "Designing Technical Systems to Support Policy: Enterprise Architecture, Policy Appliances, and Civil Liberties," Chapter 9.4 [9.4-introduction] in "Emergent Information Technologies and Enabling Policies for Counter Terrorism" (Robert Popp and John Yen, eds., IEEE Press, forthcoming 2005). See also Policy Alliance Reference Model.

More CAS publications


Executive Orders:

EO 13356 (Terrorism Information Sharing)

EO 13353 (Civil Liberties Board)

EO 13354 (National Couterterrorism Center)

EO 13355 (Management of the IC)

EO 13311 (HS Information Sharing)

Other EOs

Homeland Security Act of 2002 (Pub. L. 107-296; 6 U.S.C. 1 et seq.) H.5005

Subtitle 1 - Information Sharing

Homeland Security Presidential Directive 6 (HSPD-6)

9/11 Recommendations Implementation Act (Engrossed Amendment as Agreed to by House) S.2845

Senate National Intelligence Reform Act of 2004 S.2845

House 9/11 Recommendations Implementation Act H.10

Document: "Metadata and XML: Defining a New Intelligence Paradigm" (Technical Series) Intelligence Community Metadata Working Group (IC MWG) 08 April 2003


The Potomac Institute for Policy Studies

Potomac Institute Project Guardian

Discussion Proposal, "Better Information Sharing and More Privacy in the War on Terrorism - A New Category of Information is Needed" 29 July 2003 [more]

WayPoint Issue Paper: The New Presidential Directive on “Screening” Terrorist Information, 10 October 2003 [PDF]

American Civil Liberties Union

Center for Democracy and Technology

Global Information Society Project

Program on Law Enforcement and National Security in the Information Age

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