The Senate Armed Services Committee released summary details of the $700 billion National Defense Authorization Act following conference negotiations to merge House and Senate versions. Highlights in the summary include the creation of a $500 million modernization fund through the Modernizing Government Technology Act and passage of the “Amazon” amendment that could create a new procurement model. The Open, Public, Electronic and Necessary Government Data Act, which made it into the Senate’s version of the bill, didn’t make it through the conference.
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