Advocacy - Resources
Submission to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
October 24, 2013
We appreciated the opportunity to meet with the members of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) last month. As our members discussed at the meeting, the recent revelations relating to the U.S. intelligence programs have impacted the technology sector both domestically and internationally.
Comments to the Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technology
October 03, 2013
ITI and SIIA appreciated the opportunity to meet with the Review Group last month and to provide input in connection with the Review Group’s mandate to advise President Obama on “how the United States can employ its technical collection capabilities in a way that optimally protects our national security and advances our foreign policy..."
Comments to the White House
August 20, 2013
We appreciate the opportunity to participate in the discussions surrounding privacy and civil liberties that the Administration has convened regarding the scope and operation of the U.S. government’s surveillance programs.
ITI comments: Draft National Infrastructure Protection Plan
August 19, 2013
ITI supports the review and revision of the NIPP to ensure that it remains relevant to the critical infrastructure mission over time. However, while we appreciate that the Department is working within the deadline established in PPD-21, we are very concerned that the short time frame -one week- for stakeholder review and comment on this draft does not afford adequate opportunity for us or other stakeholders to provide the substantive, thoughtful feedback required
ITI Provides Comments on the Brazilian Server Localization Proposal
August 01, 2013
We appreciate this opportunity to comment on recent proposals to require data to be stored locally in Brazil; including through provisions in Marco Civil da Internet. We would like to address the potential impact these requirements could have on global digital trade flows and Brazil’s information and communications technology (ICT) services industry.
ITI support letter for S 1353 - The Cybersecurity Act of 2013
July 30, 2013
The Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) is writing to express our support for S. 1353, the Cybersecurity Act of 2013. Your legislation is a very important step to advance cybersecurity policies that protect U.S. critical infrastructure from cyber threats.
Section 515-516 Letter to House Appropriators
July 17, 2013
We write to express our strong concerns with Section 515 of the Fiscal Year 2014 Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations bill being considered by the House Appropriations Committee.
ITI comments: Vietnam’s Draft Law on Information Security, version 2.22
July 10, 2013
The Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) appreciates the opportunity to provide general input on the Republic of Vietnam’s Draft Law on Information Security version 2.22, released on May 22, 2013. Our comments below are not intended to be a comprehensive section-by-section analysis of the draft law.
ITI position paper on the proposed “Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council Concerning Measures to Ensure a High Common Level of Network and Information Security Across the Union”
June 24, 2013
The Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) appreciates the opportunity to provide comments on the Proposed “Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council Concerning Measures to Ensure a High Common Level of Network and Information Security (NIS) Across the Union,” issued February 7, 2013 "herein proposed Directive".
S.744 ITI Key-Vote Letter
June 21, 2013
S.744 ITI Key-Vote Letter