National Laws 50% 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?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 1

Data format


Data Location

  • - The regulations database of Indonesia
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced No
    Downloadable at once No
    Up-to-date Yes
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format HTML Most laws are in PDF format.
    findable 3
    findable_steps Through google search. I was informed by a friend who contributed in building this portal
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 1
    collector_name Ministry of Law and Human Rights
    characteristics Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable) Reviewer: Amendments and history of specific laws are presented in a visual timeline based on year. Nice feature.
    location - The regulations database of Indonesia


    Most of the law documents are still in PDF format. Some of the are available in HTML

    Reviewer comments

    Your submission is valid. Thank you very much for contributing to the Global Open Data Index. • B5 modified original answer to No from Yes. Dataset is not downloadable at once.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Anton Shaffer
    Submitters   anonymous
    Last modified   Mon Dec 12 2016 14:08:52 GMT+0000 (UTC)