DATA Act Section 5 Pilot Program

The DATA Act, passed in 2014, aims to make federal grants information increasingly accessible and searchable.

In May 2015, a new pilot program for the law was launched by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Three key activities comprise the DATA Act Section 5 pilot program, which is scheduled to run from May 2015 to May 2017 and will lay the foundation for the law's implementation:

To learn more about the DATA Act, please visit the DATA Act page on

DATA Act Section 5 Pilot Webinar - April 1, 2015

On April 1, 2015, HHS hosted a webinar about the DATA Act Section 5 Pilot Program. Watch a recording of the presentation below.  Click here to download the slideshow from the event.