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?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 3

Data format


All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced No See
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 Search engines
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Federal Chancellery
characteristics Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable)
location - Federal law


No changes were made to the original submission. By going to the indicated URL I was easily able to verify the accuracy of all answers.

Reviewer comments

This submission should be accepted because all the required characteristics are available on the data set.

Meta data

Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Juela Xhaferraj
Submitters   Oleg Lavrovsky
Last modified   Fri Dec 23 2016 16:13:24 GMT+0000 (UTC)