TITLE

SIA Hails Senate Passage of Cooperative Purchasing Legislation

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jul2008, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the stance of the Security Industry Association (SIA) on the proposed U.S. Senate bill called The Local Preparedness Acquisition Act, which would extend cooperative purchasing to the General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule 84. According to Richard Chase, chief executive officer of the SIA, the legislative bill opens new market opportunities, promotes efficient, good procurement strategies, and delivers significant cost-savings.
ACCESSION #
33303713

 

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