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Press Releases


Congress Authorizes Establishment of National Secure Data Service to Improve Data Analytics

Washington, D.C. – Today Congress passed the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022 (CHIPS+), which will establish a National Secure Data Service (NSDS). The CHIPS+ Act includes a provision to establish the NSDS demonstration project at the National Science Foundation. The NSDS has been a long-standing legislative priority of the Data Coalition Initiative, an organization […]

Bipartisan Oversight Measure on Government Spending Becomes Law

The bipartisan Congressional Budget Justification Transparency Act, which directs federal agencies to publish more information online about federal spending, was signed into law by President Biden. This bill will make it possible for Congress and the American public to better understand what their government is allocating resources and provide capabilities to analyze how budget proposals.

Statements


Statement on the Senate Introduction of the Financial Data Transparency Act

Senators Mark Warner (D-VA) and Mike Crapo (R-ID) introduced the bipartisan Financial Data Transparency Act (S.4295).

Data Coalition Endorses the Secure Research Data Network Act

The Secure Research Data Network Act promotes the exploration of privacy-enhancing technologies by directing the National Science Foundation to conduct pilot projects with strong oversight, clear transparency, and the potential to improve upon existing capabilities for data sharing in government.