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Statement On The Passage Of Florida’s Cloud-First Legislation

Washington, DC – Internet Association Director, Cloud Policy and Counsel Alla Seiffert issued the below statement following the passage of Florida’s cloud-first legislation:

“The internet industry commends Florida Governor DeSantis for signing the state’s inaugural cloud-first legislation. This cloud-first bill sends a strong signal that Florida intends to leverage innovative commercial technology while saving taxpayer money on computing and storage resources. This is an important bipartisan effort to modernize delivery of citizen services using commercial cloud computing, and the changes will have a lasting impact on Floridians for years to come. ”

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