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Client Alert: DHS Releases "Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards" Final Appendix A in Pre-Publication Version

In this Client Alert, Partner Gabrielle Sigel, Associate Patricia L. Boye-Williams and Michael R. Strong discuss the final version of Appendix A to the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards issued on November 2, 2007 by the Department of Homeland Security ("DHS").  DHS has announced that this "pre-publication" version of Appendix A will be published in the Federal Register at an unspecified future date.  As soon as Appendix A is published in the Federal Register, facilities that possess quantities over the STQ will have 60 days to report required information to DHS.