The purpose of this Act is—
(a) to promote and maintain the accuracy of the cadastre by—
(i) requiring cadastral surveys to be done by, or under the direction of, licensed cadastral surveyors; and
(ii) requiring cadastral surveyors to meet standards of competence to be licensed; and
(iii) providing for the setting of standards for cadastral surveys and cadastral survey data; and
(b) to provide, either on an optional or mandatory basis, for the electronic lodging and processing of cadastral surveys; and
(c) to provide for a national geodetic system and a national survey control system to be maintained.