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National Laws 45% open


What data is expected?

This data category requires all national laws and statutes to be available online, although it is not a requirement that information on legislative behaviour e.g. voting records is available.

  • Content of the law / status
  • Date of last amendment
  • Amendments to the law (if applicable)

How open is the data?

I rejected the original submission and started a new submission. On the site provided, I was not able to obtain access. The initial submitter had answered the questions accordingly: B1: Yes B1.1: Zambia Legal Information Institute B2: yes B2.2: - Zambia Legal Information Institute B2.3: 4 B2.4: I google searched National Laws Zambia and this website was on the first page of search results. B3: Content/ Date of last amendment/ Amendments to the law B4: Yes B5: Yes B6: Yes B7: No - No copyright information is available on the website. B8: None - RTF B9: 3

The submission fulfills data characteristics. The laws were found on the Parliament's website, under Publications. Laws are available to download in PDF, while a brief summary and date enacted are provided in HTML.

Data location - National Assembly of Zambia
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Alyssa Beaton
Submitters   Michael Beatty
Last modified   Sat Mar 04 2017 20:23:58 GMT+0000 (UTC)



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