Open Knowledge

Legislation 45% open

Belgium


What data is expected?

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

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data machine readable? No (n/a)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by The central databank of legislation)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes

Details

Structure of laws / law books could be improved: most legislation is available in HTML, but it misses semantic markup. Jurisprudence can be searched / viewed in a flash-based application.

Reviewer comments

The submission seems to be correct.

Contributors

Reviewers

  • Kamil Gregor

Submitters

  • anonymous