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§ 10-901. Definitions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandState GovernmentEffective: July 1, 2015

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
State Government (Refs & Annos)
Title 10. Governmental Procedures (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 9. Automated Mapping--Geographic Information Systems (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2015
MD Code, State Government, § 10-901
§ 10-901. Definitions
In general
(a) In this subtitle the following words have the meanings indicated.
Cost of providing the system product
(b) “Cost of providing the system product” means the cost to:
(1) create, develop, and produce a new system product in printed, hard copy, digital, or other format; or
(2) reproduce an existing system product in printed, hard copy, digital, or other format.
Governmental unit
(c) “Governmental unit” means:
(1) the State or a political subdivision, unit, or instrumentality of the State;
(2) a unit or instrumentality of a political subdivision of the State;
(3) a bicounty agency; or
(4) a combination of the entities specified in items (1) through (3) of this subsection.
(d)(1) “System” means an automated mapping-geographic information system in which geographically referenced data:
(i) are entered and stored electronically; and
(ii) can be manipulated to display selected geographic data.
(2) “System” includes data that define physical and nonphysical elements of geographically referenced areas.
System products
(e) “System products” means drawings, maps, photographs, or any other depiction, representation, or compilation of spatial data produced in printed, digital, hard copy, or other format.


Added by Acts 1992, c. 630, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 1992. Amended by Acts 2015, c. 149, § 1, eff. July 1, 2015.
MD Code, State Government, § 10-901, MD STATE GOVT § 10-901
Current through legislation effective through July 1, 2022, from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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