Rejected

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IT Projects

Mr. Tarr moved that the bill be amended by inserting in line 306 after the word “require” the following new sentence:



“The team shall also provide assistance to agencies in adhering to policies established by the CCIO in subsection (b).”



Moves to further amend by inserting in line 329 after clause (v) the following new clause:-

“(vi) prepare a written business plan for any large-scale IT initiative which shall include reasons for the project, any perceived risks, methods for risk mitigation, essential goals and metrics to determine success in attaining those goals, and conducing a return-on-investment analysis at various stages throughout development and creating a clearly-defined set of measurable goals at the outset of a project. Said plan shall be submitted to the clerks of the house and senate and made available on the general court website”