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What does UASI stand for?

UASI stands for Urban Area Security Initiative

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Those 16 existing programs include major programs such as the Urban Area Security Initiative, which is utilized to secure the highest-threat jurisdictions in the country, and the State Homeland Security Grant Program, from which 80 percent of funds are required to be passed on to local governments.
50 Paperback RA645 This publication from the Institute of Medicine's Committee on Medical Preparedness for a Terrorist Nuclear Event is a result of a workshop held in 2008 prompted by the Department of Homeland Security to better understand the state of preparedness for an improvised nuclear device detonation in the six Urban Area Security Initiatives designated as "Tier 1.
That question I think certainly captures the sense of bafflement produced by DHS's recent allocation of Urban Area Security Initiative funds, or "UASI," funds for Fiscal Year 2006.
This may be changing with Fiscal Year 2006 homeland security grants under the Urban Area Security Initiative.