National Laws 80% open

France

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 Data is released with the national French Open License, but with an explicit warning that it remains subject to the 2002-1064 decree http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do?cidTexte=JORFTEXT000000413818 which authorizes the data owner to refuse to grant the license to a reuser, hence making it not really openly licensed. See http://rip.journal-officiel.gouv.fr/index.php/pages/juridiques
In an open and machine-readable format HTML, XML
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Already knowing the name of the dataset, looked for it on data.gouv.fr Very easy to navigate through to find national laws.
Collected by government Yes
usability 1
collector_name DILA
characteristics Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable)
location https://www.data.gouv.fr/fr/datasets/legi-codes-lois-et - LEGI: Official database of versionned laws

All data is available, and it is easy to navigate. B7: Data is released with the national French Open License, but with an explicit warning that it remains subject to the 2002-1064 decree http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do?

Meta data

Data location   https://www.data.gouv.fr/fr/datasets/legi-codes-lois-et - LEGI: Official database of versionned laws
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   HTML, XML
Reviewer   Michael Beatty
Submitters   Open Knowledge
Last modified   Wed Dec 28 2016 00:54:48 GMT+0000 (UTC)