SIA Statement on Senate Commerce Committee Legislation that Funds CHIPS & Science Programs

Tuesday, Apr 30, 2024, 4:44pm

by Semiconductor Industry Association

WASHINGTON—April 30, 2024—The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today released the following statement from Vice President of Government Affairs David Isaacs in support of provisions included in legislation pending before the Senate Commerce Committee that would fund critical CHIPS & Science Act programs.

“SIA supports provisions in legislation pending before the Senate Commerce Committee that include funding for the CHIPS incentives program and critical research programs authorized by the CHIPS & Science Act. These provisions would advance innovation and promote resiliency throughout the semiconductor supply chain. We commend the leadership of Chair Cantwell in proposing these important provisions to fund CHIPS & Science programs.”

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About SIA
The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) is the voice of the semiconductor industry, one of America’s top export industries and a key driver of America’s economic strength, national security, and global competitiveness. SIA represents 99% of the U.S. semiconductor industry by revenue and nearly two-thirds of non-U.S. chip firms. Through this coalition, SIA seeks to strengthen leadership of semiconductor manufacturing, design, and research by working with Congress, the Administration, and key industry stakeholders around the world to encourage policies that fuel innovation, propel business, and drive international competition. Learn more at