Congressional and Legislative Affairs

The Office of Congressional & Legislative Affairs coordinates NIST activities regarding Congress; maintains liaison between NIST & Congressional Committees having jurisdiction over NIST; serves as focal point for handling Congressional correspondence & inquiries; advises on the development of legislation required by NIST; and provides information on legislation affecting NIST.


  • NIST Congressional Inquiries:
    Kandy Hauk
    Phone: 301/975-3075;
    Fax: 301/926-2569
    100 Bureau Drive, Stop 1051
    Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899-1051