Federal Source Code Policy
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Public domain

This website presents the official Federal Source Code Policy for the United States. It serves as a reference for government and the public. This site has been released and is under active development.

While the specifics of the policy have been finalized, contributions in the form of suggestions to improve the policy are welcome and can be shared via pull request or by opening an issue. Improvements to the site itself are also welcome.

This project is in the worldwide public domain:

This project is in the public domain within the United States, and copyright and related rights in the work worldwide are waived through the CC0 1.0 Universal public domain dedication.

All contributions to this project will be released under the CC0 dedication. By submitting a pull request, you are agreeing to comply with this waiver of copyright interest.


All comments, messages, pull requests, and other submissions received through official White House pages including this GitHub page may be subject to archiving requirements. See the https://www.whitehouse.gov/privacy for more information.

Developing on the site locally

This site uses Jekyll, Sass, Bourbon, Neat, and requires Ruby 2.x.

Install dependencies with Bundler:

bundle install

And run the site with Jekyll:

bundle exec jekyll serve --watch --baseurl ''

If all goes well, visit the site at http://localhost:4000.