Artificial Intelligence in Government Act is back, with ‘smart and effective’ use on senators’ minds

FedScoop: Senate legislation to boost the government’s use of artificial intelligence is returning with bipartisan sponsorship and a long list of industry supporters.

The Artificial Intelligence in Government Act’s four proponents from the previous Congress — Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, Cory Gardner, R-Colo., Rob Portman, R-Ohio, and Kamala Harris, D-Calif. — announced Wednesday that they plan to reintroduce it. The legislation was first introduced by the same group in September 2018 but stalled as the previous Congress came to a close.

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