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The over-classification and pseudo-classification.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Homeland Security. Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment.

The over-classification and pseudo-classification.

hearing before the Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment of the Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, March 22, 2007, April 26, 2007, and June 28, 2007.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Homeland Security. Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Security classification (Government documents) -- United States,
  • Information policy -- United States,
  • Government information -- Access control -- United States,
  • Interagency coordination -- United States,
  • National security -- United States

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .H575 2007b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 113 p. ;
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23658952M
    ISBN 100160835186
    ISBN 109780160835186
    LC Control Number2009438228

    executive order); see also Reducing Over-Classification Act, Pub. L. No. , Stat. () (codified in scattered sections of 6 and 50 U.S.C.) (requiring the Department of Homeland Security to develop a strategy to prevent the over-classification of homeland. Over-classification is a direct threat to national security. Last year, more Federal officials classified more information and declassified less than the year before. In our previous hearing on official secrecy policies, the Department of Defense [DOD], witness estimated that fully half of all the data deemed 'confidential, secret or top secret.

    _A Textbook of International Law () - Read online for free. Overview.   If the mere presence of a pseudo-classification on an item, even applied retroactively, negates whistleblower protections, it means dark days ahead for the right of the citizenry to know what the government is doing (or how it’s misbehaving) in its name.

      Over-Classification and Pseudo-Classification: Making DHS the Gold Standard for Designating Classified and Sensitive Information: Hearing Before the Subcomm. on Intelligence, Info. Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment of the H. Comm. on Homeland. Sec., th Cong. 94 () (testimony of Mark D. Agrast, Senior Fellow, Ctr. for Am. Progress).   Rep. Driehaus says there were , FOIA requests last year, and almost a third of them still remain to be processed because of over-classification. The bill requires classifiers to be trained for the task and to put their names on what they deem out of bounds, subject to review by the inspectors general of the various departments.


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The Over-classification and Pseudo. That tension has generally been resolved by the courts in favor of secrecy, despite agreement that there is rampant over-classification and pseudo-classification (labeling documents as sensitive but unclassified).

This deference in turn leads agencies routinely deny FOIA requests that should in. 11 House Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment, Over-classification and Pseudo-classification: The Impact on.

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Broader terms. house hearing, th congress - the over-classification and pseudo-classification: part i, ii, and iii. The extent of over-classification is significant. Under repeated questioning from members of Congress at a hearing concerning over-classification, Deputy Secretary of Defense for Counterintelligence and Security Carol A.

Haave, eventually conceded that approximately 50 percent of classification decisions are over-classifications.4 These. At the same time, in a post-9/11 world of increasing secrecy, the loss of the right to know, and the massive over-classification of documents, the “conflict” has become ever more one-sided.

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Another issue lies with pseudo-classification – information that should not have been classified in the first place.

Lack of understanding on classifying information, who can classify or declassify, and the processes involved remain serious obstacles to sharing information.

As stated by Congressman Simmons, chairman of the. rampant overclassificatio n and pseudo-classification publication of a book deta iling the nature of the The 9/11 Commission and other s have observed that the over-classification of.

Over-classification is just one part of the problem. Fewer documents are being declassified. 17 And the increasing use of pseudo-classification has put untold numbers of government documents out of easy reach of the public or other government personnel who might need the information for decision-making.

An interesting and forthright Government hearing published today by a Congressional Reform Subcommittee on “Overclassification and Pseudo-Classification” gives clear evidence why excessive secrecy is a danger to national security both in America and the rest of the world.

In his new book in the "Pivotal Moments in American History" series of Oxford University Press, Howard Jones offers a succinct and sobering account of the Bay of Pigs and its aftermath.

Written with quiet restraint, Jones's book has much to teach about American interventionist tendencies in Cuba and. Sibel Edmonds is founder, editor and publisher of Newsbud, founder and president of the National Security Whistleblowers Coalition (NSWBC), and author of the acclaimed books Classified Woman: The Sibel Edmonds Story, and The Lone Gladio, a Political Spy Thriller.

She is the recipient of the PEN/Newman’s Own First Amendment Award. Ms. For readers interested in the subject of over-classification, reclassification and repeated failures to reform the system, the following reference are provided.

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