National Laws 50% 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
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open and machine-readable format HTML
findable 4
findable_steps Searched through ministry websites.
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name FOD Justitie
characteristics Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable)
location - Ministry of Justice

The data is available through the Ministry of Justice portal, Laws are searchable by department and domain, where content and amendments are available, in addition to supplementary information, such as signatures.

Meta data

Data location - Ministry of Justice
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Alyssa Beaton
Submitters   Alyssa Beaton
Last modified   Tue Mar 14 2017 20:30:07 GMT+0000 (UTC)