National Laws 30% open


What data is expected?

This data category requires all national laws and statutes to be available online, although it is not a requirement that information on legislative behaviour e.g. voting records is available.

  • Content of the law / status
  • Date of last amendment
  • Amendments to the law (if applicable)

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced No
In an open and machine-readable format PDF
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date No
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps Website of Ministry of Justice, Laws Tab
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Ministry of Justice
Controlled access No
characteristics Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable)
location - Laws

The submitter provided the following link:, where the titles of Afghan laws are available for view in HTML and download in PDF format. The site was last updated in 2006. Amendments to laws are listed, along with the publication date and status, however they are not linked accordingly.

Meta data

Data location - Laws
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Alyssa Beaton
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Wed Mar 15 2017 15:14:41 GMT+0000 (UTC)