Open Government Policy and Resources

  • White House Open Government Initiative
  • The President's Memorandum on Transparency and Open Government (2009)
  • M-13-13 Open Data Policy - Managing Data as an Asset (2013)
  • The Open Government Directive (2009)
  • Open Government Directive - Framework for the Quality of Federal Spending (2010) [PDF - 96KB]
  • U.S. Open Government National Action Plan (2013)
  • U.S. Open Government National Action Plan (2011)
  • Executive Order 13556 "Controlled Unclassified Information" (2010)
  • Memorandum on Controlled, Unclassified Data (2010)
  • New Freedom of Information Act Guidelines (2009)
  • Guidance on the use of Challenges and Prizes to Promote Open Government (2010)
  • Data.gov Concept of Operations
  • Social Media, Web-Based Interactive Technologies, and the Paperwork Reduction Act (2010)
  • Paperwork Reduction Act Primer (2010)
  • Information Collection Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (2010)
  • Paperwork Reduction Act - Generic Clearances (2010)
  • OMB Memorandum 11-02: Sharing Data While Protecting Privacy (2011)
  • Increasing Openness in the Rulemaking Process – Use of the Regulation Identifier Number (RIN) (2010)
  • Improving Electronic Rulemaking Dockets (2010)
  • Disclosure and Simplification as Regulatory Tools (2010)
  • M-10-22, Guidance for Online Use of Web Measurement and Customization Technologies
  • M-10-23, Guidance for Agency Use of Third-Party Websites and Applications
  • Digital Accountability and Transparency Act (DATA Act) (2014)

Last Reviewed: 2021-06-29