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Open Data Policy: Managing Information as an Asset

Categories: Govt Information,Laws/Regulations

http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/omb/memoranda/2013/m-13-13.pdf

Policy memorandum directed to federal agencies to consider government information an asset which must be managed throughout its life cycle to promote openness and interoperability and properly safeguard systems and information.  Requires agencies to create information in a way that supports downstream information processing and dissemination activities.  From the Office of Management and Budget