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Letter Supporting Reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act

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Letter Supporting Reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act

April 24, 2014

​This letter to the leadership of the House Committee on Financial Services and the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs expresses support for the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA), currently scheduled to expire this year.

Along with ACE, associations signing the letter include:

  • American Association of Community Colleges 
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities 
  • Association of American Universities 
  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities 
  • Association of Public and Land-grant Universities 
  • College and University Professional Association for Human Resources 
  • EDUCAUSE 
  • National Association of College and University Business Officers 
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

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