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Link to resource: VGH0007.pdf

Title:

Toward "VGIS 2000" : recommendations to the 1994 Vermont General Assembly on a Strategy for Vermont's Geographic Information

 
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PURPOSE and SCOPE
The Vermont Center for Geographic Information, Inc. (VCGI) prepared this report in order:
-- To outline a Strategic Plan for the development of VGIS 2000 -- an infrastructure of people, technology and geographically-referenced information in place by decade's and in support of economic development, natural resource protection, and a well-informed public:

-- To describe VCGI goals, objectives and activities;

-- To prepare for the Secretary of Administration a report on VCGI operations, expenditures and projections, and recommendations on the most effective manner of implementing the purposes of 3 VSA 20; and

-- To report to the General Assembly on VCGI's investigation of the feasibility of charging fees for products or data;

To provide the annual report to House and Senate committees which is required by 3 VSA 20(c).
 
Table of Contents: I. Scope and Basis . . . 1 page
II. VCGI Statement of Mission and Goals . . . 2 pages
III. Findings and Recommendations . . . 6 pages
IV. Report to the 1994 General Assembly, as directed by Act 258 of 1992
-- A. Report on VCGI operations, costs, expenditures and projections . . . 5pages
-- B. Report on the feasibility of charging fees for products or data . . . 6 pages
-- C. Recommendation on the most effective manner of implementing the purposes of 3 V.S.A. 20 , , , 2 pages
V. "VGIS 2000"?: Maximizing the Future Value of Vermont's Spatial Data Investment . . . 4 pages
VI. Appendices:
-- A. VCGI Background . . . 2 pages
-- B. Survey of State GIS-related Statutes . . . 4 pages
-- C. Survey of VCGI Customers . . . 4 pages
-- D. Proposed Enabling Legislation . . . 7 pages
-- E. Publications and Products List . . . 2 pages
VII. Bibliography
VIII. Glossary of Terms
 
Date Covered: 1993  
Date: 1993  
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Geographic Coverage: Vermont, statewide  
Creator: Vermont Center for Geographic Information, Inc.  
Format: 51 p. : 8.5 x 11 in.  
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Provenance: Acquired from the Vermont Department of Libraries, September 2009. Paper format. Digitally scanned into PDF, 300 dpi, using Ricoh Aficio MP C5000 Super G3, January 2010.  
Publisher: Burlington, Vermont : Vermont Center for Geographic Information, 1993.  
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Type: Text  
Rights: Public Domain  
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Link to resource: VGH0007.pdf

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