NIEM Progression 5

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nc:Metadata

Information that further qualifies primary data; data about data.

nc:Metadata holds other objects that describe metadata.

nc:Metadata can hold any of these following objects, starting with the most specific and becoming more generic as you move down the list:


nc:AdministrativeID

An identifier generated locally within a processing system used to identify sub-records within an entity of interest record.

Holds text.


nc:CaveatText

A warning or caution about the information.

Holds text.


nc:Comment

A comment, note, or remark.

Holds other objects.


nc:ConfidencePercent

A value that indicates belief that content is accurate or trustworthy.

Holds numbers.


nc:CreatorName

A name of an entity primarily responsible for generating or producing the information.

Holds text.


nc:DescriptionText

A description of the information.

Holds text.


nc:DistributionText

A set of allowable recipients of information; dissemination statement or instructions.

Holds text.


nc:EffectiveDate

A date that information take effect.

Holds other objects.


nc:EmptyReasonCode

A reason why a data value was not provided.

Holds code table entries.


nc:EmptyReasonText

A reason why a data value was not provided.

Holds text.


nc:EmptyReasonDescriptionText

A description for why a data value was not provided.

Holds text.


nc:ExpirationDate

A date after which information is no longer valid.

Holds other objects.


nc:Language

A method of human communication, either spoken or written, consisting of the use of words in a structured and conventional way.

Holds other objects.


nc:LastUpdatedDate

A date information was last modified.

Holds other objects.


nc:LastVerifiedDate

A date information was last checked for accuracy.

Holds other objects.


nc:ProbabilityPercent

A decimal value that indicates computed likelihood that what the content is true or accurate. This value is based on a calculation of probability of occurrence or truth.

Holds numbers.


nc:PublisherName

A name of an entity responsible for the publication of the information.

Holds text.


nc:QualityComment

A remark, explanation, or observation regarding the accuracy or trustworthiness of the information.

Holds other objects.


nc:ReleaseDate

A date the information was first released for dissemination.

Holds other objects.


nc:ReportedDate

A date information was observed, measured, identified, or became known.

Holds other objects.


nc:ReportingOrganization

An organization that provided the information.

Holds other objects.


nc:ReportingOrganizationText

A name, identifier, or reference of an organization that provided the information.

Holds text.


nc:ReportingPersonRoleText

A type, responsibility, or role of a person who provided the information.

Holds text.


nc:ReportingPerson

A person who provided the information.

Holds other objects.


nc:ReportingPersonText

A name, identifier, or reference of a person who provided the information.

Holds text.


nc:RepositoryID

An identifier assigned to the repository from which the information originated.

Holds text.


nc:SensitivityText

A sensitivity level of the information.

Holds text.


nc:SourceContactPerson

A person who can answer questions about the information.

Holds other objects.


nc:SourceContactPersonText

A person who can answer questions about the information.

Holds text.


nc:SourceIDText

A number or string set by a data provider so that information that is sent can be retraced back to its source.

Holds text.


nc:SourceText

A name, identifier, or reference of a resource from which the information was taken.

Holds text.