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): 3
HTML, TXT, XML
|Downloadable at once||Yes|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format||HTML, TXT, XML||PDF download also available.|
|findable_steps||I googled for the data and found the data in the first search result.|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|collector_name||Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications|
|characteristics||Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable)|
|location||http://www.japaneselawtranslation.go.jp/?re=02 - English Site, http://law.e-gov.go.jp/cgi-bin/idxsearch.cgi - Japanese Site|
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