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.
The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 1
|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|
|Downloadable at once||Yes|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||HTML, XML|
|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|
|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?