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Statewide Open Data Portal Legislation

I am adding this legislation to contribute to the research of open data in California. 

This legislation was introduced by Senator Pan by 2015. Read more

Requirements

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
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License

All open data will be published "free re-use to ensure clarity of copyright without legal responsibility or liability for publishing such data."Read more

Technical Standards

All datasets must have the following metadata attached to it. 

  • Name of Department 
  • Name of Dataset Owner in the Department 
  • How often the data is updated
  • Data
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2017: Gates Foundation's "Open Research" Launched

Angela Okune: In November 2017, Gates Foundation launched its open research publishing platform. This email announcement highlights how Gates Foundation seeks to "enable researchers to take control of the publishing process without barriers" by making work funded by the foundation...Read more

California Open Data Act

I am adding this legislation to contribute to the research of open data in California. 

This legislation was added by Assemblymember Ting in 2015. Read more

Data + Analytics

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Documentation

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...Read more

Data + Analytics 2

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