Legislative Issues

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The combined efforts of SMACNA's dedicated legislative staff,  reinforced by committed, active SMACNA members, directly impacts the legislative process and regulatory environment so our industry can grow and thrive. 

Be Informed. You can keep up to date on SMACNA’s legislative priorities.

Be Involved. You can make a difference in the industry.  Contact your Senators and Representatives to ensure they know your position on the issues that matter to you.   

Be Invested.  You are a constituent – and every vote counts.  Your elected official works in service of the constituency. While political expertise is required to navigate inside the Beltway, your elected official values your role as a voter, job creator and industry expert. 

Latest News

New OSHA “National Emphasis Program” Heats Up
SMACNA Applauds Effort to Update and Enhance Enforcement of the Davis-Bacon Act
Capitol Hill Update: Infrastructure Law a Big Win for SMACNA Contractors

All legislative policies are reviewed each year by Legislative Affairs Committee. Prospective legislative issues are to be referred by the Legislative Affairs Committee to relevant SMACNA Committees with appropriate expertise for review; The Committee of jurisdiction will then report its recommendations to the Legislative Affairs Committee for review where a draft policy is then presented to the Board of Directors.