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MD Lawmakers Look To Open Data Policy

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Some lawmakers are calling for a more transparent and open state government.  

A current bill would create a statewide Open Data Policy and a council to determine what information should or shouldn't be made public.

The state did launch an open data portal last May and around the same time receiving a failing grade from StateIntegrity.org for access to public information.

A bill passed the Senate and sits in the House.

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