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Delegate The Task of Developing a Standard Legal Format to NIST

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NIST is well-equipped to develop a simple, standard format that the federal and state governments could use to help increase transparency in government.
Supporters: Aaron Greenspan, Chris Koss, Jonathan Wallis, Kyle Halgerson, Scott Cederberg, Dana Leader, Taylor Morgan, Nathan Bouscal, Alex Mozes, William Hughes, Timothy Suen, Frank Gillice, Nick Lee
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    Chris Koss

    Chris Koss / October 24, 2011 at 8:48 PM DT

    If you didn't know (like me), the NIST is the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
    http://www.nist.gov/index.html


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