Draft Legislation 50% open

Nepal


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 information was eventually found but a good translator or knowledge of the Nepalese language is recommended to get the best use of the information.
Data location   http://www.dop.gov.np/downloads.php - Department of Printing's website
   http://parliament.gov.np/np/bills/registered-bills.html - Legislature's Parliament of Nepal
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   TXT
Reviewer   Brenna Slawich
Submitters   Shubham Ghimire
Last modified   Mon Dec 05 2016 14:20:38 GMT+0000 (UTC)

Contributors

Reviewers

  • Brenna Slawich

Submitters

  • Shubham Ghimire
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