Article 17-1 shall be amended to add the following wording: “Technological substantiation of topographic, geodetic and cartographic activity shall be based upon utilization of modern information technologies and systems for creation of geodetic, topographic and cartographic materials, collection, processing, keeping, storage, control, renewal, research, transformation, mapping, release and transfer of data”.
Amends: Law No. 353-XIV “On geodetic and topographic activity”. (2012-10-16)
Authors and Publishers
Vsevolod Gnetii (CONSLEGB)
Ukraine was the center of the first eastern Slavic state, Kyivan Rus, which during the 10th and 11th centuries was the largest and most powerful state in Europe. Weakened by internecine quarrels and Mongol invasions, Kyivan Rus was incorporated into the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and eventually into the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. The cultural and religious legacy of Kyivan Rus laid the foundation for Ukrainian nationalism through subsequent centuries. A new Ukrainian state, the Cossack Hetmanate, was established during the mid-17th century after an uprising against the Poles.