2017 ORS 276A.359¹
Technical standards manual

(1) The Chief Data Officer appointed under ORS 276A.353 (Chief Data Officer) shall prepare and publish a technical standards manual for publishing data through the web portal maintained under ORS 276A.353 (Chief Data Officer). The manual must:

(a) Enable state agencies to make publishable data available to the greatest number of users and for the greatest number of applications and emphasize that state agencies must, whenever practicable, use open data standards for web publishing in a machine-readable format.

(b) Identify the policy for each technical standard and specify which types of data the standard applies to, and may recommend or require that publishable data be published in more than one technical standard.

(c) Include a plan to adopt or utilize a web application programming interface that permits application programs to request and receive publishable data directly from the web portal.

(2) The Chief Data Officer shall update the manual as necessary. [2017 c.720 §4]

Note: Section 10, chapter 720, Oregon Laws 2017, provides:

Sec. 10. The Chief Data Officer shall first publish the manual described in section 4 of this 2017 Act [276A.359 (Technical standards manual)] on or before November 5, 2018. [2017 c.720 §10]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 276A—Information Technology, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors276A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.