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Senate Panel Approves Digital Transparency Act

Senate Panel Approves Digital Transparency Act

Via nextgov.com by Joseph Marks

The Senate’s Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee passed legislation on Wednesday aimed at making federal spending data more transparent and easier to compare across agencies.

The Digital Accountability and Transparency Actwould require agencies to use a uniform coding system for federal spending data so internal auditors and external watchdogs could easily compare how one agency is spending its money versus another.

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