Summarize the main requirements that the data policy sets forth. Describe any time restrictions placed on these requirements.


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May 8, 2019

Within 3 months of the effecitve date, each department must appoint a Data Coordinator

Within 6 months, each department must begin conducting reviews on their progress of putting data on the portal 

Within 6 months, each department will publish their datasets on DataSF

Within 1 year, the Chief Data Officer will present the mayor with an implementation plan. 

May 2, 2019
In response to:

Prior to this policy, Oakland's data portal had already been launched. This policy requires: 

  • A City Administrator must present a regulations draft about the technical requirements of the data with 180 days. 
  • Within a year, a City Administrator must publish an inventory of Open Data and a plan to disseminate it. 
  • Within a year, all datasets on to the Open Data catalog.
April 25, 2019
In response to:

The main requirements in the data policy is that the Chief Data Officer submit an implementation plan to the mayor and inform the city agencies what datasets will be made available and how. They must do this within 180 days of the effective date of the policy, Jan 1st 2015.