National Laws 80% 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 JSON, RDF
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps A link to the data can be discovered fairly quickly with searches
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Oikeusministeriö
characteristics Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable)
location - Semanttinen Finlex -project
Consolidated legislation data set is not openly licensed, as stated in the link provided. It is CC-BY-NC

Original submitter Aleksi Knuutila.

Meta data

Data location - Semanttinen Finlex -project
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   JSON, RDF
Reviewer   Oscar Montiel
Submitters   Oscar Montiel
Last modified   Tue Apr 04 2017 15:10:57 GMT+0000 (UTC)