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Multi-Association Letter Supporting CHIPS for America Act Funding

In light of the global chip shortage, SIA joined a coalition of organizations in urging Congress to support President Biden’s $50 billion funding request for the CHIPS for America Act.

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Coalition Letter Urging Investment in IT Modernization of NIST Face Recognition Vendor Tests

SIA joined the Alliance for Digital Innovation, the Internet Association and the U.S. Chamber Technology Engagement Center in expressing strong support for modernizing the IT infrastructure of the laboratories and facilities at the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

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SIA coalition letter to extend Section 3610

Coalition Letter to Congress to Extend CARES Act Section 3610

In a Feb. 25, 2021, letter, SIA and other business groups representing contractors urged Congress to extend Section 3610 in the American Rescue Plan.

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Joint Association Letter Regarding Fraudulent Sale of Mailing Lists

SIA is working to combat the practice of selling falsified or stolen mailing lists and is part of a coalition of organizations calling for investigation into these proliferating scams.

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SIA Recommendations for Eliminating Language Bias in Security

SIA is adopting these preferred terms and general guidelines for use in SIA communications and recommends them for member-generated SIA content.

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SIA Letter to FDA on thermographic cameras

SIA Letter to FDA on Thermographic Systems

SIA provided the following letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in response to member input related to the use of thermographic systems (thermal cameras) for the control and mitigation of COVID-19.

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