The Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) Scorecard 3.0: Measuring Agencies’ Implementation

Hearing Date: December 6, 2016 2:00 pm 2154 Rayburn HOB

PURPOSE:

  • To assess agencies’ FITARA implementation efforts and plans.

BACKGROUND:

  • Yesterday, the Committee released this video previewing today’s hearing.
  • In 2014, Congress enacted FITARA to improve the government’s IT capabilities and enhance the authority of federal agencies’ Chief Information Officers to make IT related decisions.
  • In 2015, Subcommittee staff and the Government Accountability Office developed a scorecard assigning a grade from A to F to assess agencies’ FITARA implementation efforts.

 

Witnesses and testimonies

Name Title Organization Panel Document
Mr. Luke McCormack Chief Information Officer U.S. Department of Homeland Security Document
The Honorable Chip Fulghum Deputy Under Secretary for Management and Chief Financial Officer U.S. Department of Homeland Security Document
The Honorable Frontis Wiggins Chief Information Officer U.S. Department of State Document
Mr. Douglas Pitkin Director, Bureau of Budget and Planning U.S. Department of State Document
Mr. David A. Powner Director, IT Management Issues U.S. Government Accountability Office Document

Related Documents

Name Document
FITARA 3.0 Scorecard (Full Version) Document