OPEN Government Data Act
The OPEN Government Data Act is now law
Federal open data, and the role of the chief data officer, just got a boost.
The OPEN Government Data Act is on its way to being law
The legislation will require that all non-sensitive government data is made available in machine readable formats by default.
If open data sets aren’t being deleted, is government data still ‘endangered’?
"The good news is that it's not as bad as we feared," one panelist said at the Center for Data Innovation event.
OPEN Government Data Act gets a second path to enactment
Waiting to see if, when and how the OPEN, Government Data Act might weave its way through Congress has been something akin to betting on horse racing.
OPEN Government Data Act sees a clear path through Congress as part of NDAA
The bill sets the "presumption" that government data should be presented as open and machine-readable data.
Why IBM, AWS, others care about open government data
More than 80 organizations, including tech companies such as Yelp, want the government to act quickly on the OPEN Government Data Act.