National Laws 60% 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 PDF
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Data was easily found after carrying out a google search for laws of guyana
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Ministry of Legal Affairs
characteristics Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable)
location - Laws of Guyana
Laws of Guyana are available in PDF format at the following link: All data characteristics are available in the linked PDF documents. The original submitter, Alesha Aris, states that the data was easily found after carrying out a web search for "laws of Guyana." While the site is licensed to "Copyright © 2017 Ministry of Legal Affairs. Government of Guyana. All rights reserved." it is unclear if the information is updated within the required 3 months. However, the copyright maintains the current year, indicating that the page is current.

Meta data

Data location - Laws of Guyana
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Alyssa Beaton
Submitters   Alyssa Beaton
Last modified   Wed Mar 08 2017 19:53:10 GMT+0000 (UTC)