National Laws 65% open

Hong Kong

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 Yes
In an open and machine-readable format HTML HTML and PDF
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Visit http://www.legislation.gov.hk
licence_url http://www.legislation.gov.hk/blis/eng/terms.html
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Department of Justice
characteristics Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable)
location http://www.legislation.gov.hk/eng/home.htm - Current English Ord. & Sub. Leg., -

I am the reviewer of this data set. It is complete in it's entirety although not available for download all at once.

Meta data

Data location   http://www.legislation.gov.hk/eng/home.htm - Current English Ord. & Sub. Leg.
Data licence   http://www.legislation.gov.hk/blis/eng/terms.html
Data format   HTML
Reviewer   Veronica Green
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Wed Nov 23 2016 04:23:22 GMT+0000 (UTC)