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


On November, 12th, 2014, the Ministry of Justice launched a new legislative portal, which offers free online access to all legislation. The access is possible through the web interface or through the API.

By law, the data is not protected by copyright and can be re-used without any restrictions.

There is an API to that allow to download the data in bulk -

Reviewer comments

Data can be download in bulk. I have changed the submission.

Data Availability

  • Y Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • Y Is the data machine readable
  • Y Available in bulk
  • Y 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   TXT
Reviewer   Mor Rubinstein
Submitters   Mor Rubinstein
Last modified   Tue Nov 10 2015 14:06:02 GMT+0000 (UTC)