The following statement was released today regarding the Geospatial Data Act pending in the U.S. Congress:

For Immediate Release November 14, 2017 The purpose of the Geospatial Data Act (S. 1253 and. H.R. 3522) is “to improve the coordination and use of geospatial data.” According to the Congressional Research Service (CRS) of the Library of Congress, the bill is intended for “the development, implementation, and review of policies, practices, and standards relating to geospatial data” and […]

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