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The mission of the [[Department of Homeland Security]] '''Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate''' is to strengthen America's [[security]] and [[resiliency]] by providing knowledge products and [[innovative]] technology solutions for the [[Homeland Security Enterprise]].
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The [[Department of Homeland Security]] '''Science & Technology Directorate''' ('''S&T''') was established by the [[Homeland Security Act of 2002]]. The mission of S&T is to strengthen America's [[security]] and [[resiliency]] by providing knowledge products and [[innovative]] technology solutions for the [[Homeland Security Enterprise]].
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S&T advises the [[DHS]] Secretary on [[research and development]] issues; [[implement]]s a national plan to [[identify]] and develop [[countermeasure]]s to chemical, biological, and other emerging [[terrorist]] threats; and conducts basic and applied research, development, demonstration, [[testing]], and evaluation activities that are relevant to any or all elements of [[DHS]], through both intramural and extramural programs.
 
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Revision as of 03:13, 26 September 2011

Overview

The Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate (S&T) was established by the Homeland Security Act of 2002. The mission of S&T is to strengthen America's security and resiliency by providing knowledge products and innovative technology solutions for the Homeland Security Enterprise.

S&T advises the DHS Secretary on research and development issues; implements a national plan to identify and develop countermeasures to chemical, biological, and other emerging terrorist threats; and conducts basic and applied research, development, demonstration, testing, and evaluation activities that are relevant to any or all elements of DHS, through both intramural and extramural programs.