As established by the Open Data Act (State Government Article, Chapter 69, Section 10-1401 through 10-1404):
“It is the policy of the state that open data be machine readable and released to the public in ways that make the data easy to find, accessible, and usable, including through the use of open data portals.”
The Act also established Council on Open Data to “promote the policy.” Promotion of the policy includes:
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