Issues Regarding a National Land Parcel Database

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This report provides a summary of some of the issues regarding the creation of a national land parcel database, or cadastre. The report identifies some of the perceived needs for a national cadastre, legislative and administrative options that could lead to a national land parcel database, and some of the challenges and concerns. The report also summarizes and briefly discusses recommendations in a 2007 National Research Council (NRC) report that concluded "...a
national approach is necessary to provide a rational and accountable system of property records."

Creator(s): Folger, Peter
Creation Date: July 22, 2009
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Folger, Peter

Specialist in Energy and Natural Resources Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: July 22, 2009
Description:

This report provides a summary of some of the issues regarding the creation of a national land parcel database, or cadastre. The report identifies some of the perceived needs for a national cadastre, legislative and administrative options that could lead to a national land parcel database, and some of the challenges and concerns. The report also summarizes and briefly discusses recommendations in a 2007 National Research Council (NRC) report that concluded "...a
national approach is necessary to provide a rational and accountable system of property records."

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12 pages.

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