The present Law enforces, inter alia, the Federal Spatial Information Act of 5 October 2007. In particular, the Law lays down provisions relating to the survey and use of spatial base data of the Canton, the communities and other designated public entities, and to the management of the spatial data information system. The text consists of 24 articles divided into 6 Parts as follows: General provisions (I);Spatial base data catalogue (II); Public legal restrictions on landownership cadastre (III); Financing and fees (IV); Data protection and legal protection (V); Final provisions (VI).
Implemented by: Implementing Regulation relating to the Spatial Information Law. (2012-12-18)
Implements: Loi fédérale sur la géoinformation (Loi sur la géoinformation, LGéo). (2009-01-10)
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