Test of Biometric Exit Procedures

June 2009
Airport Security Report;6/17/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p2
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The article reports that biometrics like digital fingerprints and photographs are being collected from non-U.S. citizens departing the U.S. by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The collection program is part of a pilot program at two U.S. airports, and allows DHS to determine more accurately whether non-U.S. citizens have departed the U.S. on time or remained in the country illegally.


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