S.1363 - AI in Government Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Schatz, Brian [D-HI] (Introduced 05/08/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/08/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1363 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/08/2019)
AI in Government Act of 2019
This bill establishes the AI Center of Excellence within the General Services Administration to
- advise and promote the efforts of the federal government in developing innovative uses of artificial intelligence (AI) to benefit the public, and
- improve cohesion and competency in the use of AI.
The Office of Management and Budget must issue a memorandum to federal agencies regarding AI governance approaches, to be followed by preparation and submission of governance plans by the agencies.
In addition, the Office of Personnel Management must
- identify key skills and competencies needed for positions related to AI; and
- establish an occupational series, or revise an existing job series, to include positions the primary duties of which relate to AI.