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FCW: Omnibus Bill Includes IT Oversight Exemption Language for Nat’l Labs

Congress unveiled a fiscal 2016 appropriations bill that contains language to exempt Energy Department-funded research centers from a spending oversight requirement stated in the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act, FCW reported Wednesday. FITARA gives agency chief information officers authority over IT budgeting and Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) has told FCW that he …

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