GIS Legislation, Policy and Advocacy


IGIC Legislative Initiatives

IndianaMap Guide for the State Legislature
IndianaMap FAQ for Legislators
IndianaMap Return on Investment Report
IGIC Legislative Committee Objectives

GIS Mapping Standards Statutes

Indiana Code 4-23 Ch. 7.3
Complete Indiana Code Document
Spatial Data Codes – Indiana Codes refering to geographic information

Access to Public Records Act (ARPA)

Informal Inquiry 09-INF-5 – clarification from the Public Access Councilor of language in Indiana code regarding electronic maps
Presentation on Informal Inquiry 09-INF-5 – summary of inquiry and response > PDF > PowerPoint

National Legislative Initiatives

NSGIC Advocacy Agenda
MAPPS – Management Association for Private Photogrammetric Surveyors
ASPRS – American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing
URISA – Urban and Regional Information Systems Association

Nationwide GIS News and Legislation Blogs

Spatial Law Blogspot
Directions Magazine Blog