TSA Updates TWIC Statistics

TSA Updates TWIC Statistics

The Transportation Security Administration said its updated statistics show that as of April 20, 304,238 workers have pre-enrolled for the Transportation Worker Identification Credential, 230,273 have enrolled, 159,336 TWIC cards have been issued and 69,031 have been activated.
 
The TSA hopes to have 1 million workers enrolled in the program for biometric ID cards by Sept. 25.
 
The agency's updated TWIC Dashboard said that as of April 17, the agency had issued 3,463 initial disqualification letters, and that 1,586 appeals of disqualifications had been requested and 1,383 appeals had been granted. The agency said 216 waivers had been requested and 107 granted.