These are bills that may be of interest to you and/or your organization. This is not a definitive list; if you are aware of other bills that may be of interest to the geospatial community please contact us with the details.
|SB 2334||Relating to a new section to chapter 37-17.3 of the ND Century Code, relating to fees for the statewide seamless base map.||Establishes fees and subscription-only service for accessing the Dept. of Emergency Services' "statewide seamless base map."|
|SB 2115||Relating to exemption of technical, financial, or marketing records.||Sets protection of confidential private sector data.|
|HB 1373||Relating to provide for limitations on the use of unmanned aircraft for surveillance.||Prohibited use of unmanned aircraft systems, warrants for use, allowed use.|
|HB 1206||Relating to the state water commission; and to authorize the legislative council to replace certain statutory references to the water commission and state engineer.||The state is divided into six hydrologic basins; a river basin commission will consist of representatives from each basin|
|HB 1107||Relating to county implementation of soil survey data in agricultural property tax assessments; and to declare an emergency.||Withholding of 5% of state aid distribution fund until the county has fully implemented use of soil type or soil classification data|
|HB 1043||Relating to technical corrections and improper, inaccurate, redundant, missing, or obsolete references; and to repeal section 54-03-01.11 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to obsolete provisions.||Standards of weights and measures including survey measures|
|HB 1333||Relating to locating, definitions for, and mediation for pipeline facilities...submission of geographic information system data on oil and gas underground gathering pipelines...||Includes language for collecting pipeline shapefiles from pipeline owners and operators.|
For more information on these and other bills, please log on to the Legislative Bill Tracking System located at http://www.legis.nd.gov/assembly/63-2013/regular/legislative-bill-tracking-system.