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Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act

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01/01/2111 Public Law Open
01/01/2111 Introduced in House Open
10/01/2020 Enrolled Bill Open
09/30/2020 Received in Senate Open
02/13/2020 Engrossed in House Open
02/13/2020 Introduced in House Open

            


 


 HR 5901 ENR: Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act
U.S. House of Representatives

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I One Hundred Sixteenth Congress of the United States of AmericaAt the Second SessionBegun and held at the City of Washington on Friday, the third day of January, two thousand and twenty H. R. 5901 AN ACT To establish a program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies, and for other purposes.
1.
Short title
This Act may be cited as the Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act.
2.
GSA modernization centers of excellence program
(a)
Definitions
In this section: (1)
Cloud computing
The term cloud computing has the meaning given the term in section 1076 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (40 U.S.C. 11301 note).
(2)
Executive agency
The term executive agency has the meaning given the term Executive agency in section 105 of title 5, United States Code.
(3)
Program
The term Program means the Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program established under subsection (b).
(b)
Establishment
The Administrator of General Services shall establish a program to be known as the Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies on a reimbursable basis.
(c)
Responsibilities
The Program shall have the following responsibilities: (1)To encourage the modernization of information technology used by an executive agency and how a customer interacts with an executive agency. (2)To improve cooperation between commercial and executive agency information technology sectors. (3)To the extent practicable, encourage the adoption of commercial items in accordance with section 3307 of title 41, United States Code. (4)Upon request by the executive agency, to assist executive agencies with planning and adoption of technology in focus areas designated by the Administrator, which may include the following: (A)A commercial cloud computing system that includes— (i)end-to-end migration planning and an assessment of progress towards modernization; and (ii)a cybersecurity and governance framework that promotes industry and government risk management best practice approaches, prioritizing efforts based on risk, impact, and consequences. (B)Tools to help an individual receive support from and communicate with an executive agency. (C)Contact centers and other related customer supports. (D)Efficient use of data management, analysis, and reporting. (E)The optimization of infrastructure, including for data centers, and the reduction of operating costs. (F)Artificial intelligence. (5)To share best practices and expertise with executive agencies. (6)Other responsibilities the Administrator may identify.
(d)
Coordination
The Administrator shall coordinate with the Secretary of Homeland Security in establishing the Program to ensure that the technology, tools, and frameworks facilitated for executive agencies by the Program provide sufficient cybersecurity and maintain the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of Federal information.
(e)
Program reporting
Not later than 1 year after the date of enactment of this Act, and every year thereafter, the Administrator shall submit to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the Senate and the Committee on Oversight and Reform of the House of Representatives a report on the Program, which shall include the following: (1)A description of the reimbursable agreements, statements of work, and associated project schedules and deliverables for the Program. (2)Details on the total amount of the reimbursable agreements. (3)Any additional information the Administrator determines necessary.
(f)
Sunset
This Act shall cease to have effect on the date that is 7 years after the date of enactment of this Act.
(g)
Rule of construction
Nothing in this Act shall be construed to impair or otherwise affect the authority delegated by law to an executive agency or the head of an executive agency.
3.
Determination of Budgetary Effects
The budgetary effects of this Act, for the purpose of complying with the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010, shall be determined by reference to the latest statement titled Budgetary Effects of PAYGO Legislation for this Act, submitted for printing in the Congressional Record by the Chairman of the House Budget Committee, provided that such statement has been submitted prior to the vote on passage.
Speaker of the House of Representatives.Vice President of the United States and President of the Senate.

Picture Name From Date Type
Ro Khanna D-CA 02/13/2020 Sponsor
Mark Meadows R-NC 02/13/2020 Cosponsor
Carolyn Maloney D-NY 09/01/2020 Cosponsor
Jody Hice R-GA 09/29/2020 Cosponsor
Date Branch Action
12/03/2020 President Became Public Law No: 116-194. (TXT | PDF)
12/03/2020 President Signed by President.
11/24/2020 House of Representatives Presented to President.
11/18/2020 Senate Message on Senate action sent to the House.
11/17/2020 Senate Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7044)
10/01/2020 Senate Received in the Senate, read twice.
09/30/2020 House of Representatives Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/30/2020 House of Representatives On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5072)
09/30/2020 House of Representatives DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5901.
09/30/2020 House of Representatives Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5072-5073)
09/30/2020 House of Representatives Mr. Connolly moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
09/16/2020 House of Representatives Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.Action By: Committee on Oversight and Reform
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Summary
There is one summary for H.R.5901. View summaries Shown Here:Introduced in House (02/13/2020) Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act This bill requires the General Service Administration's Technology Transformation Services to establish a Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies.
There is one summary for H.R.5901. View summaries Shown Here:Introduced in House (02/13/2020) Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act This bill requires the General Service Administration's Technology Transformation Services to establish a Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies.
There are 4 summaries for H.R.5901. View summaries Shown Here:Public Law No: 116-194 (12/03/2020) Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act This bill requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to establish an Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies. The GSA shall (1) coordinate with the Department of Homeland Security in establishing the program to ensure that the technology, tools, and frameworks facilitated for executive agencies by the program provide sufficient cybersecurity and maintain the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of federal information; and (2) report to Congress.
There are 4 summaries for H.R.5901. Public Law | Passed Senate | Passed House | Introduced in HouseShown Here:Public Law (12/03/2020) Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act This bill requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to establish an Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies. The GSA shall (1) coordinate with the Department of Homeland Security in establishing the program to ensure that the technology, tools, and frameworks facilitated for executive agencies by the program provide sufficient cybersecurity and maintain the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of federal information; and (2) report to Congress.Shown Here:Passed Senate (11/17/2020) Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act This bill requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to establish an Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies. The GSA shall (1) coordinate with the Department of Homeland Security in establishing the program to ensure that the technology, tools, and frameworks facilitated for executive agencies by the program provide sufficient cybersecurity and maintain the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of federal information; and (2) report to Congress.Shown Here:Passed House (09/30/2020) Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act This bill requires the General Services Administration (GSA) to establish an Information Technology Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies. The GSA shall (1) coordinate with the Department of Homeland Security in establishing the program to ensure that the technology, tools, and frameworks facilitated for executive agencies by the program provide sufficient cybersecurity and maintain the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of federal information; and (2) report to Congress.Shown Here:Introduced in House (02/13/2020) Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act This bill requires the General Services Administration's Technology Transformation Services to establish a Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies.
Shown Here:Introduced in House (02/13/2020) Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act This bill requires the General Service Administration's Technology Transformation Services to establish a Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies.
Shown Here:Introduced in House (02/13/2020) Modernization Centers of Excellence Program Act This bill requires the General Service Administration's Technology Transformation Services to establish a Modernization Centers of Excellence Program to facilitate the adoption of modern technology by executive agencies.
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