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


Access the latest legislative and regulatory initiatives of significant relevance to the standardization community in the March 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 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 federal and Congressional developments impacting industry and the standardization community.

The March issue reflects leading issues in 2022, and addresses topics including:

  • Groundwork Laid for a Global Treaty on Plastic Waste
  • Private Sector Contributions to Reduce Plastic Waste
  • Updating the Buy American Act
  • New Standard to Connect IoT Devices
  • EU Adopts Digital Market Act
  • US and EU Reach Agreement on Treatment of Data Flows
  • White House Reveals FY2023 Budget Request

For additional information or to provide feedback, contact Mary Saunders at [email protected].


Jana Zabinski

Senior Director, Communications & Public Relations


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Beth Goodbaum

Journalist/Communications Specialist


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