Government Funding Extended: Biodefense Industry Urges Congress to Reauthorize Critical Pandemic Preparedness Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Alliance for Biosecurity urges Congress to protect America’s public health and national security capabilities by reauthorizing the Pandemic and All Hazards Preparedness Act (PAHPA) in the forthcoming government funding bill, which is set to expire March 22, 2024. “The Alliance for Biosecurity commends Congress for adopting a continuing resolution to avert a government shutdown […]

With Shutdown Averted, Congress must Pivot to Long-Term PAHPA Extension: Alliance for Biosecurity

WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Alliance for Biosecurity issued the following statement on the passage of a continuing resolution (CR) to fund the government through February and the short-term extension of critical Pandemic and All Hazards Preparedness Act (PAHPA) provisions: “The Alliance for Biosecurity commends Congress for funding the federal government and extending critical PAHPA provisions through […]

Alliance for Biosecurity and Industry: Congressional Leaders Must Reauthorize PAHPA in 2024

Joins Over 115 Organizations in Calling for Bipartisan Reauthorization WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Alliance for Biosecurity joined a letter to Speaker of the House Mike Johnson (R-LA), Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), House Democratic Leader Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) in support of the urgent bipartisan reauthorization of the […]

Alliance for Biosecurity Joins Letters to House and Senate Sponsors of the Influenza Act

Calls on Congress to Improve Programs to Prevent Seasonal and Pandemic Flu Deaths WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Alliance for Biosecurity joined letters from public health stakeholders in support of the Protecting America from Seasonal and Pandemic Influenza Act (The Influenza Act). The Influenza Act was recently introduced in the House and Senate by Representative Rick Larsen (D-WA) […]

Congress Passes Continuing Resolution; The Alliance for Biosecurity Calls for Long-Term PAHPA Reauthorization

Media Contact: press@allianceforbiosecurity.com WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Alliance for Biosecurity issued the following statement on the passage of a continuing resolution (CR) to fund the government and the lapse of the Pandemic and All Hazards Preparedness Act’s (PAHPA) authorization: “The Alliance for Biosecurity applauds Congress for adopting a continuing resolution to fund the government and critical […]

Congress Must Prioritize Pandemic Preparedness in 2024 Funding: Alliance for Biosecurity

Urges Sustainable and Robust Funding to Prepare for Existing and Future Threats WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Alliance for Biosecurity urges Congress to support increased funding for federal programs that promote the rapid development, production, stockpiling, and distribution of vital medical countermeasures (MCMs) in annual funding legislation and through critical reauthorization of the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act (PAHPA). […]

Alliance for Biosecurity Calls on Congress to Prioritize Pandemic Preparedness

Urges Sustainable and Robust Funding to Prepare for Existing and Future Threats WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Alliance for Biosecurity calls on Congress to support increased funding for federal programs that promote the rapid development, production, stockpiling, and distribution of critically needed medical countermeasures (MCMs) in annual funding legislation and through reauthorization of the Pandemic and All-Hazards […]

Alliance for Biosecurity Opposes Efforts to Expand Intellectual Property Waivers

Urges U.S. Trade Leaders to Prioritize America’s National Security WASHINGTON, D.C. – On May 5, 2023, the Alliance for Biosecurity (Alliance) submitted comments in conjunction with an ongoing U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) investigation, opposing the proposed expansion of the intellectual property (IP) waiver under the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property […]