Office of Chief Information Officer (OCIO)
Information Policy and Assessment Program
The Department of Labor (DOL) Chief Information Officer (CIO) is responsible for ensuring departmental information resources and activities are managed in an efficient, effective, secure, and economical manner in compliance with Federal laws and other applicable rules, regulations, and guidance. This includes responsibility for implementation guidance relating to laws and Federal regulations applicable to information resources, and assigns responsibilities at the Departmental and agency levels for compliance. The CIO is also has responsibility for the following information management program areas:
- Information Quality: Intended to enhance the quality of the information disseminated by DOL.
- Paperwork Reduction: Requires DOL and other federal agencies to be accountable for reducing the burden of Federal information collection requirements.
- Section 508: Ensures any internal or external facing Information and Communication Technology (ICT) developed, maintained, procured, or used by the DOL meets section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1974 provisions.