The CIO has the responsibility to ensure that 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:
- Paperwork Reduction Act, which requires DOL and other federal agencies to be accountable for reducing the burden of federal paperwork requirements.
- DOL Information Quality Program, which is intended to enhance the quality of the information disseminated by DOL.