Appendix A

Federal policies and guidelines.

Below is a list of relevant federal laws and policies applicable to the CDO role.

  • Evidence Act Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018

  • OPEN Government Data Act Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary Government Data Act

  • FDS Federal Data Strategy

  • GDA Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014

  • FFATA Geospatial Data Act of 2018

  • IQA or Data Quality Act (DQA) Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006

  • Privacy Act Information Quality Act of 2000

  • PRA 1980 Privacy Act of 1974

  • PRA 1995 Paperwork Reduction Act of 1980

  • Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995

  • FISMA 2014 Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014

  • M-19-18 Federal Data Strategy - A Framework for Consistency

  • M-19-23 Phase 1 Implementation of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking
    • Act of 2018: Learning Agendas, Personnel, and Planning Guidance
  • M-20-12 Phase 4 Implementation of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking
    • Act of 2018: Program Evaluation Standards and Practices
  • M-13-13 Open Data Policy-Managing Information as an Asset

  • M-19-15 Improving Implementation of the Information Quality Act

  • EO 13985 Executive Order on Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities Through the Federal Government

  • PMA CAP Goal, Leveraging Data as a Strategic Asset President’s Management Agenda, Cross-Agency Priority Goals Leveraging Data as a Strategic Asset

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