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H.R.4601: DRIVE Now Act of 2014
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||government operations and politics|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Ann McLane Kuster, D-N.H.|
|Introduced||May 7, 2014|
|Latest Major Action||June 3, 2014|
|See it on||GovTrack|
|See it on||C-SPAN|
- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Deficit Reduction for Infrastructure, Value, and Efficiency Now Act of 2014 or the DRIVE Now Act of 2014 - Appropriates additional funding for the Highway Account in the Highway Trust Fund.
Requires the Federal Chief Information Officer (defined as the Administrator of the Office of Electronic Government in the Office of Management and Budget [OMB]) to: (1) develop and implement the Federal Data Center Optimization Initiative to optimize the usage and efficiency of federal data centers, and (2) submit a plan to Congress for the implementation of the Initiative
Sets forth permissible methods for agencies to consolidate data centers and achieve maximum server utilization and energy efficiency.
Requires agencies to track their costs and savings resulting from implementation of the Initiative and to report annually to the Federal Chief Information Officer on such implementation. Directs the Comptroller General (GAO) to examine methods for calculat...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|June 3, 2014||Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock, Rural Development, and Credit.|
|May 7, 2014||Referred to House Agriculture|
|May 7, 2014||Referred to House Ways and Means|
|May 7, 2014||Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform|