WASHINGTON, Oct. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After the U.S. Senate voted 74-21 to approve S.754, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015, CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of Government Affairs Jot Carpenter said:
"CTIA congratulates Chairman Burr and Ranking Member Feinstein on the passage of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act. Today's bipartisan vote is a testament to their hard work. The bill approved offers a constructive framework for bi-directional information sharing that will strengthen America's cyber defenses. We hope the Senate and House of Representatives will work together quickly to pass a cybersecurity bill into law that will enable businesses to work together to prevent cyberattacks."
CTIA-The Wireless Association® (www.ctia.org) represents the U.S. wireless communications industry. With members from wireless carriers and their suppliers to providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products, the association brings together a dynamic group of companies that enable consumers to lead a 21st century connected life. CTIA members benefit from its vigorous advocacy at all levels of government for policies that foster the continued innovation, investment and economic impact of America's competitive and world-leading mobile ecosystem. The association also coordinates the industry's voluntary best practices and initiatives and convenes the industry's leading wireless tradeshow. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.
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