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Circular A-130

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Welcome! This site is archival. It was used to collect feedback from the public on proposed revisions to OMB Circular A-130. The comment period closed in November 2015. The revised OMB Circular A-130 was announced on July 27, 2016.
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Authorities

OMB issues this Circular pursuant to the following statutes:32

a. America Competes Act (33 U.S.C. § 893);

b. Budget and Accounting Procedures Act of 1950, as amended (31 U.S.C. § Chapter 11);

c. Chief Financial Officers Act (31 U.S.C. § 3512 et seq.);

d. Clinger-Cohen Act (also known as the "Information Technology Management Reform Act of 1996") (40 U.S.C. § 11101-11704);

e. Confidential Information Protection and Statistical Efficiency Act of 2002 (CIPSEA) (44 U.S.C. § 3501 note);

f. Depository Library Act of 1962 (44 U.S.C. Part 19)

g. Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014 (Pub. L. 113-101);

h. E-Government Act of 2002 (44 U.S.C. chapters 35 and 36);

i. Economy Act of 1933 (38 U.S.C. § 701);

j. Federal Acquisition Streamlining Act of 1994 (Pub. L. 103-355);

k. Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35);

l. Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) (Pub. L. 113-291);33

m. Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1940, as amended (40 U.S.C. §§ 101-18304);

n. Federal Records Act of 1950, as amended, codified (44 U.S.C. chapters 21, 29, 31, 33);

o. Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. § 552);

p. General Services Administration Modernization Act (40 U.S.C. § 101);

q. Government Paperwork Elimination Act of 1998 (44 U.S.C. § 3504);

r. Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) of 1993, as amended by the Government Performance and Results Modernization Act (GPRM) of 2010 (5 U.S.C. § 306 and 31 U.S.C. §§ 1115 et seq.);

s. Information Quality Act (44 U.S.C. §§ 3504(d)(1) and 3516);

t. National Institute of Standards and Technologies Act (15 U.S.C. § 271 et seq.);

u. National Institute of Standards and Technology Organic Act (15 USC § 273, 275a, and 278b),

v. National Technology Transfer and Advancement Act (NTTAA) (15 U.S.C. §3701 et seq.),

w. National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) Organization Act, as amended (47 U.S.C. 901 et seq.); cited in 47 U.S.C. 902 (b)(2)(F).

x. Office of Federal Procurement Policy Act (41 U.S.C. chapter 7);

y. Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) of 1980, as amended by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35);

z. Presidential and Federal Records Act Amendments of 2014 (Pub. L. 113-187);

aa. Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (5 U.S.C. §552a);

bb. Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (as amended (29 U.S.C. §794d); and

cc. Other relevant statutes and Executive Orders.34

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