- Published: Thursday, 12 May 2016 21:09
India: Comments requested on Geospatial Information Regulation Bill
On May 4, 2016, the Ministry of Home Affairs published a draft geospatial information bill which aims to regulate how companies and individuals create and share mapping data. Comments from the geospatial community are requested by June 4, 2016.
Download the request for comments: http://ow.ly/hOE43002tDE
See also: Community response to Geospatial Information Regulation Bill http://savethemap.in/
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