This data category requires all national laws and statutes available to be available online, although it is not a requirement that information on legislative behaviour e.g. voting records is available. To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • Content of the law / status
  • If applicable, all relevant amendments to the law
  • Date of last amendments
  • Data should be updated at least on quarterly

Data Location


The complete legislation is available mostly via ( free web interface) to proprietary legal information systems. The State gazette provides pdfs (and some htmls) to the newly promulgated and amended laws and state ordinances The laws are not subject to copyright in Bulgaria.

Data Availability

  • N Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • Y Is the data machine readable
  • Y Available in bulk
  • N Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • Y Publicly available
  • Y Does the data exist
  • Y Is the data available online
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   2004
Format of data   PDF, RTF
Reviewer   anonymous
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Wed Oct 23 2013 12:38:22 GMT+0000 (UTC)