Vision: The Special Committee on Transportation Security (SCOTS) is the voice and resource for state departments of transportation (DOTs) to improve transportation security across all modes.
Mission: SCOTS advocates for a secure transportation system by coordinating and collaborating with AASHTO, its members, and other agencies and professional organizations.
GOAL ONE: ESTABLISH THE KEY ROLE OF TRANSPORTATION IN HOMELAND SECURITY
GOAL TWO: ASSURE A COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAM OF RESEARCH
GOAL THREE: SHAPE POLICY, LEGISLATION, FUNDING, AND REGULATORY DEVELOPMENT
GOAL FOUR: DEVELOP AND PROMOTE AWARENESS, EDUCATION, AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE