Tag: Data Act


IG: Challenges remain in GSA’s DATA Act implementation

December 2, 2016

Via: FCW

With roughly six months remaining before the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act implementation deadline, the General Services Administration still lacks the ability to reliably track spending and certify the accuracy of data submissions, according to an inspector general audit released […]

Federal, Policy

Delays in Data Act standards could complicate compliance

August 5, 2016

Via: FCW

In an Aug. 3 report to lawmakers, the Government Accountability Office said the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act holds considerable promise for ensuring that government money is well spent. But GAO warned that the Treasury Department’s delay in releasing a […]

Federal, Policy

GAO frets about ambiguity in Data Act standards

February 2, 2016

Via: FCW

The Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014 requires the government to publish a detailed accounting of federal spending in uniform, machine-readable format on the website, so the government is trying to get agencies on the same page when […]