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Draft Legislation 0% open


What data is expected?

Data about the bills discussed within national parliament as well as votings on bills (not to mix with passed national law). Data on bills must be available for the current legislation period. Open data on the law-making process is crucial for parliamentary transparency: What does a bill text say and how does it change over time? Who introduces a bill? Who votes for and against it? Where is a bill discussed next, so the public can participate in debates? This data category draws on work by the National Democratic Institute (NDI) and the Declaration of Parliamentary Openness.

  • Content of bill
  • Author of bill
  • Votes on bill per member of parliament
  • Transcripts of debates on bill
  • Status of bill

How open is the data?

The original submission was rejected because a required characteristic, author of bill, was missing. In my opinion (and also that of Alyssa Beaton's from Open North), mere signatures where it is difficult to discern the identity of the individual are insufficient for "author of bill" to be present. The original submission had indicated the following for the data: - Free of charge: yes - Downloadable at once: no - Up to date: yes -open licence: yes (actually, this should be a no) - formats: html, rtf (I could only find data in pdf).

The original submission was rejected because the data set did not contain all required characteristics. This submission is updated to indicate that data is not made available.

Data location   Unknown
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Juela Xhaferraj
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Tue Mar 07 2017 17:40:58 GMT+0000 (UTC)



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