(a)  A Contributor that plans to contribute Data to the System shall enter into a data sharing agreement with the Government Data Analytics Center and other Contributors. This data sharing agreement shall contain the following:

(1)           obligations to comply with all Applicable Law when disclosing, accessing, or using Data in the System;

(2)           limitations on Data access to authorized persons employed or contracted by the parties of the Memorandum of Understanding;

(3)           requirements for safeguarding any Data disclosed by a Contributor; and

(4)           terms regarding the relevant limitations of liability for State and local government agencies and private or non-governmental Contributors.

(b)  In accordance with G.S. 143B-1385(d)(2), each Contributor shall be the sole custodian of the Data it stores and maintains that may be disclosed to the System. Each Contributor shall only disclose Data to the System and to GDAC that the Contributor is authorized to disclose in compliance with Applicable Law.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B-1321(a)(16); 116E-4(b);

Eff. January 1, 2021.