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Rio de Janeiro

What data is expected?

This data category requires all city 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?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Available in bulk Yes
In an open format Only PDF is available.
Available free of charge Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Available free online Yes
Openly licenced Yes There is no license declaration in the website. Regarding the definition of copyright content stated by the Law 9.610/1998 in Article 7, XIII, a dataset will be copyrightable only if its organization involves an intellectual creation. In this case, data is primary or factual, so we can assume that it is open or public.
findable 4
findable_steps You type "Rio de Janeiro" and "Legislação", portuguese for "Legislation" and then click at the first link.
licence_url http://www.planalto.gov.br/ccivil_03/leis/L9610.htm
Collected by government Yes
usability 2 There is not a way to download information in a structured format, but there is a basic search engine where you can build queries to get the legislation you are interested in.
collector_name Municipal Administrative Secretary - Secretaria Municipal de Administração do do Rio de Janeiro
characteristics Content of the law / status, Date of last amendment, Amendments to the law (if applicable)
location http://smaonline.rio.rj.gov.br/conlegis/ConLegislacao.a - Rio de Janeiro Municipal Administrative Secretary, http://www.camara.rj.gov.br/ - Rio de Janeiro City Council The former presents all current legislation from Rio de Janeiro. The second presents all the propositions that have been processed in city council since 1977 (including draft legislation and non approved propositions). We will consider the first dataset to answer the following questions.

Meta data

Data location   http://smaonline.rio.rj.gov.br/conlegis/ConLegislacao.a - Rio de Janeiro Municipal Administrative Secretary
   http://www.camara.rj.gov.br/ - Rio de Janeiro City Council
Data licence   http://www.planalto.gov.br/ccivil_03/leis/L9610.htm
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Wagner Faria de Oliveira
Submitters   Wagner Faria de Oliveira
Last modified   Fri Apr 28 2017 12:46:39 GMT+0000 (UTC)