Open Knowledge

Legislation 45% open


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 available for free? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? No (n/a)
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Unsure
  •   Publicly available? Yes(as Land Regulations (laws) published by The Government of Aruba)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


In Aruba a law is called an ordinance. An ordinance is a generally binding regulations containing decision jointly by the Government and the States taken by a procedure as described in the Constitution of Aruba. These ordinances are made available to the public via PDF files.

Copyright -" There exists regarding the contents of this website, subject to the legislation, no freedom of takeover; All copyrights, including those referred to in art. 1 of the Copyright Act (AB 2003 no. GT10) are reserved. This website is otherwise Aruban law"

Date of update is unknown.

Reviewer comments

Accepted submission. Date of update is unknown, therefore I have changed timely to unknown.



  • Mor Rubinstein


  • Kimberly Soares