Announcement Of Law On Spatial Data Agency

Original Language Title: Bekendtgørelse af lov om Geodatastyrelsen

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Announcement of law on spatial data agency

Hereby promulgated law on spatial data agency, see. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 131 of 28. January 2010, with the changes brought about by Act No. 1392 by 23. December 2012.

§ 1. Spatial data agency is the central authority for surveying and mapping as well as for cadastral surveying and care.

§ 2. Spatial data agency must undertake the geodetic surveying) 1 and the topographic mapping of Denmark, including the Faroe Islands and Greenland, as well as surveying and charting of the waters around here.

2) conduct land-and surveying services in accordance with the law to that effect, and 3) oversee the infrastructure for spatial information in Denmark and 4) carry out development work in the aforementioned disciplines, where appropriate in the interests of the Agency's activities.

(2). The Minister of the environment may require spatial data agency to carry out other measurement, mapping and registration tasks than those referred to in paragraph 1.

(3). Spatial data agency may, in accordance with the negotiation with other authorities to store and distribute their data.

§ 3. Spatial data Agency carries out the following Environment Minister's determination to that effect the coordination of the public surveying and mapping and of other public record of location specific information in Denmark.

(2). Spatial data agency may, in accordance with the negotiation with public authorities and private organisations concerned, establish standards and norms for the implementation of official surveying and mapping and of other public registration of site specific information.

(3). Public authorities and institutions, as well as utilities must upon request provide spatial data agency information about ongoing and planned activities in the field of the tasks referred to in paragraph 2.

§ 4. Spatial data Agency has exclusive rights for the manufacture of navigational charts and can carry out hydrographic surveys for the use of navigational charts production in Danish waters, including waters of Faroe Islands and Greenland.

(2). Spatial data agency may, in accordance with the opinion of the Ministry of national defence may authorize other to on the Agency's behalf to carry out hydrographic surveys with a view to the manufacture of navigational charts.

§ 4 a. hydrographic surveys in the Danish waters, including waters around the Faroe Islands and Greenland, may only be made with spatial data Agency's permission. After the measurement has been completed, copy of all measurement data shall be returned to the spatial data agency.

(2). Decisions in accordance with paragraph 1 may not be appealed to any other administrative authority.

(3). The Minister may lay down rules on the design and application about the conditions attached to the permit. The Minister may also establish rules on delivery of measurement data.

§ 5. The Minister decides which of spatial data Agency's products that can be offered for sale.

(2). The Minister shall lay down rules on payment for spatial data Agency's products and services.

section 5 (a). The Minister decides which of spatial data Agency's data may be used freely by other public administrations, businesses and citizens. Spatial data agency makes these data available.

(2). Municipalities that are in possession of data, there are established in cooperation between the municipalities and spatial data agency, and as the Minister for the environment has taken a decision in accordance with paragraph 1, can make these data freely available on similar terms.

§ 6. Persons of spatial data agency is authorised to do so, have at any time against proper identification without court order access to any property and locality in order to carry out tasks in accordance with the law.

§ 7. The Minister may lay down detailed rules for the Agency's organization and the company's pursuit of spatial data.

section 7 (a). With fine punished anyone who violates section 4 (a), paragraph 1 1. PT.

(2). That can be imposed on companies, etc. (legal persons) criminal liability in accordance with the provisions of the criminal code 5. Chapter.

§ 8. The law shall enter into force on the 1. January 1989.

(2). Section 3 does not apply to the Faroe Islands, but may by Royal Decree put into effect with the donations, as the special Faroese conditions warrant.

(3). Act No. 82 of 31. March 1928 about Geodetic Institute shall be repealed.

Act No. 1392 by 23. December 2012 includes the following entry-into-force provisions:

section 6 of the Act shall enter into force on the 1. January 2013.

§ 7 paragraph 1. The law does not apply to the Faroe Islands and Greenland.

(2). The law may, by Royal Decree in whole or in part, be in force for the Faroe Islands and Greenland with the changes that the Faroese and Greenlandic conditions warrant.

Spatial data agency, the 9. October 2013 Kristian Møller/Peter Pouplier