APR 24, 2018 | US
Copyright, Privacy, Federal Data Bills Get Tech Lobby's Attention
Communications Daily, April 25, 2018
By Karl Herchenroeder
BSA|The Software Alliance would like to see the OPEN Government Data Act (HR-1770) passed, said Vice President-Legislative Strategy Craig Albright… Albright called HR-1770 -- which would require open government data assets made available by federal agencies to be published as machine-readable data -- transparent governance, citing the value of public-facing data sets.
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