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ANSI Releases May Edition of Government Relations and Public Policy Monthly Update


Access the latest legislative and regulatory initiatives of significant relevant to the standardization community in the May edition of the ANSI Government Relations and Public Policy Monthly Update. Compiled by Mary Saunders, ANSI vice president of government relations, the publication is a special new benefit to ANSI members, and is accessible via the government outreach section on

The report is part of the Institute's ongoing efforts to empower ANSI members with information on the latest federal and Congressional developments impacting industry and the standardization community.

The May issue reflects leading issues in 2021, and addresses topics including:

  • Executive Order on Cybersecurity
  • DHS Issues Directive to Secure Pipelines
  • Biden-Harris Administration Full Budget Proposal Published
  • U.S. Innovation and Competition Act
  • Executive Order on Climate-related Financial Risk

For additional information or to provide feedback, contact Mary Saunders at


Jana Zabinski

Director, Communications and Public Relations



Beth Goodbaum

Journalist/Communications Specialist