Summary: H.R.3243 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 115-88 (11/21/2017)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.)

FITARA Enhancement Act of 2017

(Sec. 2) This bill repeals the expiration date of (thus making permanent) provisions of the Carl Levin and Howard P. Buck McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 that require: (1) the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to make available to the public a list of each major information technology investment made by an executive agency for information technology, including data on cost, schedule, and performance; (2) the Chief Information Officer of each agency and the program manager of the investment within the agency to conduct a risk management review of those investments that have received a high risk rating for four consecutive quarters; and (3) the implementation by OMB of a process to assist certain federal agencies in reviewing their portfolio of information technology investments.

(Sec. 4) The bill amends the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 to extend the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative through FY2020.