Minimizing Disclosure Risk in HHS Open Data Initiatives. D. Open Data Documents


Four documents issued by the Executive Office of the President over a six-month period in 2013 define the scope and provide guidance on implementation of the new open data policy. These four documents were:

  1. Increasing Access to the Results of Federally Funded Scientific Research (Office of Science and Technology Policy 2013)
  2. Making Open and Machine Readable the New Default for Government Information (White House 2013)
  3. Open Data Policy—Managing Information as an Asset (OMB 2013a)
  4. Supplemental Guidance on the Implementation of M-13-13 “Open Data Policy—Managing Information as an Asset” (OMB 2013b)

Summaries of the four documents are presented below.

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