OMB Memoranda on Administrative Data

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The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has encouraged the development and use of administrative data for research purposes to inform a wide range of social policies. Below we list OMB memoranda that have provided guidance to federal agencies in these areas.

Guidance for Providing and Using Administrative Data for Statistical Purposes. OMB Memorandum M-14-06 [PDF]

Improving Statistics Activities through Interagency Collaboration. OMB Memorandum M-15-15 [PDF]

Open Data Policy – Managing Information as an Asset. OMB Memorandum M-13-13 [PDF]

Sharing Data While Protecting Privacy. OMB Memorandum M-11-02 [PDF]