What is the agency data plan and status report?

Agencies are expected to publish their data on the state data portal.  The purpose of Agency Data Plans are to identify and organize the actions your agency intends to implement within the upcoming fiscal year.  It provides provide explanations for each action identified and establishes target dates by your agency expects to complete the action.  Actions can include:

  • Improving an existing dataset by changing the dataset's schema, increasing granularity, automating updates, improving metadata and/or creating visualizations.
  • Researching, designing and publishing a new dataset.
  • Cataloging external online databases with public reporting capabilities.

Agency data plans for the upcoming fiscal year should be submitted using the appropriate input form to the Department of Management in June prior to the start of the fiscal year.  Status reports to show progress can be submitted as items are completed, but should be reviewed monthly.

Program Area
Transparency
Topic(s)
Open Data, Agency Data Plan, Quarterly Status Report, Data Identification

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