The Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) was introduced through the Maritime Transportation Security Act of 2002
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United States Coast Guard will be enforcing electronic TWIC readers at the end of December 2020.
In short, MARSEC stands for Maritime Security Level. This was introduced shortly after the attacks of 9/11 to quickly communicate the risk of attack in an area or a specific terminal or vessel. So that leaves a good question: what are the MARSEC (maritime security) levels?