NIST set to receive $1.2B for Cybersecurity, Emerging Tech Research

“The House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology completed the markup of its legislative language for the $3.5 trillion reconciliation package Sept. 9 and included in that measure nearly $1.2 billion of funding to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for cybersecurity and other emerging tech research.

The print was ultimately passed by the committee by a 21-17 vote and favorably reported. The committee’s bill also includes $7 million for NASA cybersecurity and IT security. Those two inclusions are just a drop in the bucket of the $45.51 billion the committee is responsible for under the reconciliation bill instructions…”

“The $7 million for NASA is appropriated for cybersecurity measures would be used to help secure some of the other inclusions in the print – including $4 billion for NASA infrastructure and another $388 million for NASA climate change research and development…” Read the full article here.

Source: NIST Gets $1.2B for Cyber, Emerging Tech Research in Committee Reconciliation Print – By Lamar Johnson, September 10, 2021. MeriTalk.

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