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 Algerian Official Gazette publishes the laws here ( They are categorised and divided into separation PDF files accordingly.

Here is an example for one of the documents, , you can see a table in the end with amendments and dates.

Note: We couldn't tell when the PDF files with legal articles are updates, though, the most recent issues of gazette are available, which might indicate an up to date laws. (We marked the timely question as unsure)

Here you can see issued gazettes (, the latest when we checked was on August 23, 2015. And here you can search (

Reviewer comments

The submission is correct.

Data Availability

  • N Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • N Is the data machine readable
  • N Available in bulk
  • ? 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   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Kamil Gregor
Submitters   Tarek Amr
Last modified   Sat Sep 12 2015 13:12:15 GMT+0000 (UTC)