When someone is suspected of possibly committing a domestic terrorism attack would mean thatthere would be early action and monitoring of this person. More resources like there is with anti-ISIS counterterrorism budget, including electronic surveillance, human sources, and other means to deal with terrorism could have prevented this incident. No tolerance for violence, when an individual is acquiring a large number of firearms or even materials to make a bomb, and letting law enforcement to immediately react to this knowledge. Finally, treating any domestic terrorist attack like they would with an ISIS-linked attack, can provide material support for terrorism which will allow prosecutors to convict the suspects of terrorism (Byman, 2017). Describe and evaluate associated outcome/impact
9LegislationAfter the bombing, the United States Government implemented the Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996. This act was a reform of the habeas corpus, the law limited procedural and substantive scope of the writ. Banning the same person from being able to successive petitions, and requiring the defendants put all the claims against the individual into one appeal (Legal Information Institute , 1996). President Bill Clinton also implemented the Victim Allocution Clarification Act of 1997, that would allow victims of not only the bombing but also of future acts of violence to the right to observe trials as well as to offer impact testimony in sentencing hearings (Cassell, 1999). In the years after the bombing scientists and security experts told congress that they needed to develop legislation that would require people to provide their identification if they want to buy ammonium nitrate fertilizer, and it said that the sellers need to keep a record of their sales. One company even created a fertilizer that was hard to ignite in the efforts to stop soil bombing and to prevent their soil from being used as an ignition (Condon, 2004). Oklahoma School CurriculumYears after the bombing the public school system in Oklahoma was not required to teach about the bombing in their curriculum of mandatory Oklahoma history classes. The states Priority Academic Student Skill did not require to teach about the bombing, and decided to focuson other issues such as the dust bowl, Until April of 2010 when the Governor Brad Henry, making it required for the bombing to be entered into the Oklahoman School System (Maranon, 2010). Building security and construction
10Weeks after the bombing in Oklahoma City, the government required all federal buildingsin major cities to be surrounded by prefabricated jersey barriers which will prevent similar attacks. However, they were supposed to be temporary security and many of them have been replaced with permanent and aesthetically considerate security barriers. Any federal buildings that are new will now have to be constructed with barriers that are truck resistant and need to have deep setbacks from any surrounding streets to help in minimizing the vulnerability to truck bombs (Nadel, 2002).