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Memo on Immigration-Related Provisions in the Safeguarding American Innovation Act
4/28/2021Analysis of the Safeguarding American Innovation Act prepared by Dan Berger of the Immigration Law Offices of Curran, Berger & Kludt. The memo focuses on Sections 5 and 6 of the bill, including the overlap of export control and immigration law.
Topic(s):
Immigration and International Students; Science and Technology
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Bill Summary
Higher Education and the Future of Telehealth
3/8/2021Letter to the chairs and ranking members of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and Subcommittee on Health following the subcommittee's March 2 hearing on “The Future of Telehealth: How COVID-19 is Changing the Delivery of Virtual Care.”
Topic(s):
Health Care; Science and Technology
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Letters and Comments
Request for Public Comment on Research Security and Integrity Documents
2/10/2021Letter from ACE and four other associations to the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy requesting public comment on two documents released in the closing days of the Trump administration related to research security and integrity.
Topic(s):
Science and Technology; Research
Type:
Letters and Comments
How Colleges and Universities Can Help With the Federal COVID-19 Pandemic Response
1/29/2021In this letter to President Joe Biden, ACE and 38 other higher education groups outline some tangible ways that colleges and universities with sufficient capacity and resources could volunteer to contribute to this critical national endeavor.
Topic(s):
Crisis Management; Innovation; Science and Technology
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Letters and Comments
Request for Supplemental Funding for Federal Science Agencies During COVID-19
1/26/2021Higher education associations are urging Congress to provide $26 billion in supplemental funding for federal science agencies that provide critical support for the nation’s scientists and engineers and research operations.
Topic(s):
Federal Budget and Appropriations; Science and Technology; Research Funding; Research
Type:
Letters and Comments
Request to Extend Administrative Flexibility for Research Grants During the Pandemic
10/1/2020Letter to the Office of Management and Budget requesting an extension of the administrative and fiscal flexibilities for research universities and other research entities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Topic(s):
Federal Budget and Appropriations; Research; Research Funding
Type:
Letters and Comments
Request to House to Make Research Funding a Priority in the Next COVID-19 Relief Bill
9/25/2020Letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi requesting that the next COVID-19 relief package provide emergency funding for the nation’s research agencies, including research relief funding consistent with the RISE Act.
Topic(s):
Research; Research Funding; Science and Technology
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter on the Proposed HSAC Academic Subcommittee
9/25/2020Letter to Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf offering to act as a resource in putting together the Homeland Security Advisory Council Academic Subcommittee.
Topic(s):
Research
Type:
Letters and Comments
Request for Continued Support for Research During the Pandemic
8/3/2020Letter to Congress, the Department of the Treasury, and the White House requesting emergency funding for scientific research in the next COVID-19 relief package under consideration.
Topic(s):
Crisis Management; Legislation; Research; Research Funding
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter to the Senate HSGAC Committee on the Safeguarding American Innovation Act
7/21/2020Letter to the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs outlining concerns about several provisions in the Safeguarding American Innovation Act (S. 3997).
Topic(s):
Science and Technology; Research
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Letters and Comments
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