May 18, 2022

Minnesota: Preserving State Government Digital Information: Sunlight Foundation’s NDIIPP Projects

Via the Minnesota Historical Society/ Minnesota State Archives:

The following report was written by the Sunlight Foundation to describe their involvement with the NDIIPP project.

From the Summary:

During the past year Sunlight Foundation has created two products serving the purpose of increasing public access to state legislative data: the Open Government website ( and the Open States iOS app (to be publicly released Q1 2012). Both of these sites are powered by the Open States API, a data service that provides a common interface to state legislative data including bills, legislators, roll call votes, and committees.

Read the Complete Report (5 pages; PDF)



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