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Sunshine Week 2017 Legislation

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

This legislation was introduced by Assemblymember Maienschein in 2017. Read more

Defining Data

Open Data is defined as, "raw data generated or collected by government agencies made freely available for use by the public..."  Read more

Liabilities

The policy explicitly states that the information provided is only for information purposes and the City does not guarantee that is complete, accurate, or fit for any particular purpose. It also...Read more

Statewide Open Data Portal Legislation

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

Bezuidenhout, Louise M., Sabina Leonelli, Ann H. Kelly, and Brian Rappert. 2017. “Beyond the Digital Divide: Towards a Situated Approach to Open Data.” Science and Public Policy 44 (4): 464–75.

AO: This 2017 paper by Bezuidenhout et al. uses qualitative empirical data from a study of lab-based research in Africa to highlight the limitations of a framing of online inequalities and access to ICTs as a "digital divide." They adapt Sen’s ‘capabilities approach’ to...Read more

Open Data Day Legislation

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

This Open Data Legislation was introduced by Senator Yee in 2013.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
  • ...Read more
San Diego Open Data Policy

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Sunshine Week 2014 Legislation

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

This legislation was introduced in 2014 by Senator Yee. Read more

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