Federal, state and local governments collect and report vast amounts of data. The public, watchdog groups, businesses and government agencies rely on this data to set policy, make business decisions, identify fraud and evaluate activities. Most U.S. government programs today have not yet implemented data standards which would significantly benefit the economy by reducing the […more]
Items tagged with "DATA Act"
Join leaders from government, business, and society as they explore the open data transformation – from DATA Act implementation to financial regulatory reform to legislative actions, and much more.
GREAT Act The Grants Reporting Efficiency and Transparency (GREAT) Act, signed into law December 30, 2019, mandates data standards for federal awards by 2022; and for Single Audit data by 2023. The Act states that data standards shall: “…render information reported by recipients of Federal awards fully searchable and machine-readable; be nonproprietary; incorporate standards developed […more]
XBRL US, the nonprofit consortium dedicated to XBRL reporting in the US, today congratulated the U.S. Senate for its passage of the Digital Accountability and Transparency (DATA) Act, S. 994, a bill mandating the use of structured data standards for the reporting of all government expenditures. The bill was approved by unanimous consent and is […more]
XBRL US National Conference Features SEC Filer Best Practice Training & Tools, Plus IT Forum, September 15-17, Bellevue, Washington
XBRL US announced today that it will hold two events this Fall in Bellevue, Washington, as part of its annual National Conference. A 2 ½ day conference, Current Developments in XBRL Financial Reporting for SEC filers, September 15-17, will focus on public company accounting professionals; the XBRL Data Forum, a one-day workshop to be held […more]