United States Code
USC most recently checked for updates: Feb 08, 2023
Functions and responsibilities exercised by the Office of Security, Department of State, before
Development and coordination of counterterrorism planning, emergency action planning, threat analysis programs, and liaison with other Federal agencies to carry out this paragraph.
Development and implementation of technical and physical security programs, including security-related construction, radio and personnel security communications, armored vehicles, computer and communications security, and research programs necessary to develop such measures.
Management of the diplomatic courier service.
Development of facilities, methods, and materials to develop and upgrade necessary skills in order to carry out this section.
Management and development of antiterrorism assistance programs to assist foreign government security training which are administered by the Department of State under chapter 8 of part II of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 (22 U.S.C. 2349aa et seq.).
As used in this subchapter and subchapter III, the term “Federal agency” includes any department or agency of the United States Government.