SIA's government relations staff and volunteers work diligently on efforts that matter to our members and to the safety of our citizens.
Explore SIA’s Position on School Safety and Security
SIA supports efforts to improve the safety and security of U.S. K-12 schools. Learn more about SIA's school security recommendations, get resources and watch our video on school safety.
Virginia Del. Jay Leftwich and Virginia Sen. Scott Surovell will be honored for their leadership in advancing…Keep Reading »
Joseph Hogan and David Ray will be honored for their leadership and support of SIA’s government relations…Keep Reading »
On April 27, 2022, a bill was enacted in Virginia to replace the state’s complete ban on…Keep Reading »
SIA’s public policy and government security technology conference will take place May 24-25 in Washington, D.C. SILVER…Keep Reading »
Security Industry Association Expresses Support, Feedback on Senate and House Innovation and Competition Legislation Ahead of Conference
USICA and the COMPETES Act are both bipartisan bills that will bolster U.S. leadership in technological advancements…Keep Reading »
President Biden has signed an appropriations bill funding several government agencies, including the U.S. Department of Commerce, Department of…Keep Reading »
Key State Legislation to Watch
From biometric information protections to school security, here are six key policy and legislative topics that SIA is watching for our members.
Our Policy Priorities
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SIA believes that between points of entry, security technology can play a key role in providing persistent surveillance at the border, detecting breaches of physical barriers and promoting a rapid response to border incursions, especially in areas that are otherwise difficult for the U.S. Border Patrol to monitor and protect.
SIA members play an important role in helping the federal government achieve the key cybersecurity and national security protections called for in Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12, and SIA supports the development of a federal IT modernization fund.
SIA supports legislation that cracks down on abuses by patent trolls, which thwart technological innovation and cost manufacturers millions of dollars each year.