Executive orders are policy of all executive branch agencies
This is not some Congressional "Sonny Bono day" suggestive recognition. This is The Boss telling his crew that this is how we do business. Likewise the whole prior pubic access to research thing. Good stuff this.
I'm torn about this. On one hand the Prez is dishing the open digital bits, on the other he's appointing people to head Justice and the FDC directly from Hollywood and the BSA. It's like he's Schizo or something. The left hand is not cooperating with the right hand.