WASHINGTON, April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the U.S. House of Representatives passing the Cyber Information Sharing and Protection Act (H.R. 3523), CTIA–The Wireless Association ® President and CEO Steve Largent said:
"We applaud the members of Congress who voted on this important piece of legislation that will help protect our nation's communications networks from cyber threats. We thank Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Ruppersberger for their commitment, diligence and leadership on this critical issue. We look forward to the Senate moving quickly to approve this legislation."
CTIA-The Wireless Association ® ( www.ctia.org ) is an international organization representing the wireless communications industry. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. CTIA advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government . The association also coordinates the industry's voluntary best practices and initiatives, and sponsors the industry's leading wireless tradeshows. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington , D.C.SOURCE CTIA-The Wireless Association