E-Government Act

E-Government Act

Legislation in the United States, passed in 2002, that created a federal Chief Information Officer who is responsible for improving citizen access to government information by publishing and otherwise promoting it over the Internet.
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The E-Government Act of 2002 created a division within the Office of Management and Budget whose primary responsibility is to create online frameworks that allow American citizens access to governmental information and services.
He also violated the E-Government Act," Siderov stated, as cited by LiveNews.
We hope Google will quickly clarify that it does not intend its new privacy policy to apply to GAFG users especially in light of their responsibilities under the Privacy Act and the E-Government Act.
The E-Government Act of 2002 promotes more efficient uses of information technology by the federal government.
Compiled by the United States Government Accountability Office (no single author or editor is credited), this report reviews the Privacy Act of 1974 and the E-Government Act of 2002 to determine if there are consistencies between these laws and the federal government's policies toward personal information and privacy.
With a focus on transparency, the CTO will ensure "that each arm of the federal government makes its records open and accessible as the E-Government Act requires.
In addition, the E-Government Act of 2002 requires federal agencies to conduct privacy impact assessments for systems or collections containing personal information.
Unquestionably, the E-Government Act has changed the way that the public interacts with the government," Schwartz said.
legislation such as the Freedom of Information Act, the Restore the Freedom of Information Act, E-Government Act of 2002, to name just a few, will be examined to illustrate the interconnectivity of the issues and how each has served to provide balance.
Section 211 of the 2002 E-Government Act authorizes the Government Services Administration to provide state and local governments with access to the GSA schedule 70 for purchasing information technology.
The new e-Gov database, created to consolidate and submit R & D data in support of the e-Government Act of 2002, provides a centralized view of federally funded R & D projects.