U.S. Congressional Districts

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Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission
Publication_Date: 20120709
Title: U.S. Congressional Districts
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Phoenix, Arizona
Publisher: Arizona State Land Department
Online_Linkage:
Description:
Abstract:
This data set consists of US Congressional Districts for Arizona.
Purpose:
The data are created to serve as base information for use in GIS systems for a variety of planning and analysis purposes. These data do not represent a legal record.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 2012
Currentness_Reference: publication date
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -115.027986
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -108.914468
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 37.039633
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 31.276920
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword: Congress
Theme_Keyword: Congressional Districts
Theme_Keyword: Political
Place:
Place_Keyword: Arizona
Place_Keyword: U.S.
Place_Keyword: United States
Access_Constraints:
Access is granted to public agencies, educational institutions, non-profit organizations and private individuals for non-commercial purpose. For commercial use of the data see Arizona Revised Statutes 39-121.03
Use_Constraints:
The Arizona State Land Department makes no warranties, implied or expressed, with respect to the accuracy of and the use of this data for any specific purpose. Users are required to make their own assessment of the data for any specific use.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
Arizona State Land Department, Arizona Land Resource Information System
Contact_Position: GIS Data Transfer Specialist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 1616 West Adams
City: Phoenix
State_or_Province: Arizona
Postal_Code: 85007
Country: United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (602) 542-2606
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (602) 542-2600
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: [email protected]
Hours_of_Service: Monday-Friday, 8 AM - 5 PM, Mountain Standard Time
Data_Set_Credit:
Arizona State Land Department, Arizona Land Resources Information System
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows NT Version 4.0 (Build 1381) Service Pack 6; ESRI ArcCatalog 8.2.0.700

Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report: UNKNOWN
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report: UNKNOWN
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy_Report: UNKNOWN
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Arizona Secretary of State
Publication_Date: 2010
Online_Linkage: <http://www.azsos.gov>
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 2010-12
Source_Currentness_Reference: publication date
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
(1) This dataset was downloaded from the Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission's website <http://azredistricting.org> in ESRI shapefile format (2) The shapefile was reprojected to NAD 1983 HARN UTM Projection 12N
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
(1) Dataset updated by ASLD staff to include changes due to 2010 General Election results. Official results were obtained from the website of the Arizona Secretary of State. <http://www.azsos.gov/> (2) Updated by ASLD Staff on 7/9/2012 to reflect the results of the Special General Election held in Arizona Congressional District 8 on June 12th 2012.

Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
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Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: G-polygon
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count: 9

Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Planar:
Map_Projection:
Map_Projection_Name: Transverse Mercator
Transverse_Mercator:
Scale_Factor_at_Central_Meridian: 0.999600
Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -111.000000
Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 0.000000
False_Easting: 500000.000000
False_Northing: 0.000000
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method: coordinate pair
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution: 0.000327
Ordinate_Resolution: 0.000327
Planar_Distance_Units: meters
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: D_North_American_1983_HARN
Ellipsoid_Name: Geodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major_Axis: 6378137.000000
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257222

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Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: congress.pat
Entity_Type_Definition: Congressional Districts
Entity_Type_Definition_Source: Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission
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Attribute_Label: FID
Attribute_Definition: Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
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Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Shape
Attribute_Definition: Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: AREA
Attribute_Definition: Area of feature in internal units squared.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: PERIMETER
Attribute_Definition: Perimeter of feature in internal units.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: DISTRICT
Attribute_Definition: District Number
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: NAME
Attribute_Definition: District Name

Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
Arizona State Land Department, Arizona Land Resource Information System
Contact_Position: GIS Data Transfer Specialist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 1616 West Adams
City: Phoenix
State_or_Province: Arizona
Postal_Code: 85007
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (602) 542-2606
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (602) 542-2600
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: [email protected]
Hours_of_Service: Monday-Friday, 8 AM - 5 PM, Mountain Standard Time
Resource_Description: N/A
Distribution_Liability:
Users must assume responsibility to determine the usability of this data for their purposes.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: GIS Compatible
Transfer_Size: 0.232
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name: <http://www.azland.gov/alris/index.html>
Fees:
Public agencies can utilize the data for cost of media only and no charge for internet downloads. Commercial entities can obtain a cost waiver for contract work for public agencies. Fees will be assessed for purely commercial use of the data.
Ordering_Instructions:
Contact GIS Data Transfer Specialist for product information and ordering instructions
Technical_Prerequisites: ESRI software or software compatible with ESRI file formats

Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20031201
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
Arizona State Land Department, Arizona Land Resource Information System
Contact_Position: GIS Data Transfer Specialist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 1616 West Adams
City: Phoenix
State_or_Province: Arizona
Postal_Code: 85007
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (602) 542-2606
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (602) 542-2600
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: [email protected]
Hours_of_Service: Monday-Friday, 8 AM - 5 PM, Mountain Standard Time
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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