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New legislation includes Pentagon pilot program for negotiating software data rights

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The House Armed Services Committee chairman’s mark of the fiscal 2023 National Defense Authorization Act, released Monday, includes a pilot program for the Pentagon to test the feasibility of new and unique approaches to negotiating and establishing software data rights in agreements for the procurement of software. Data rights related to weapon systems and other military technologies have long been a point of contention between the Department of Defense and…