Open Knowledge

Legislation 100% 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? Yes(Here)
  •   Is the data available for free? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (XML)
  •   Available in bulk? Yes
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by Ministry of Justice)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


It's a website above is belong to Ministry of Justice, and use to search the laws, date, legislative process.

  • English website: Link

Some legislative records belong to Legislative Yuan. and the gazette of the Legislative Yuan is here Link, but in all in zh-TW PDF files.

Reviewer comments

Data is available in bulk and openly licensed.



  • Mor Rubinstein


  • anonymous