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Papaloi and Gouscos: Lessons Gained from Parliamentary Information Visualization

Aspasia Papaloi and Dimitris Gouscos have posted Lessons Gained from Parliamentary Information Visualization (PIV), at VoxPopuLII. Here is an excerpt from the post: The emerging topic of Parliamentary Informatics (PI) has opened up new terrain in the research of the … Continue reading

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Li et al.: Law is Code: A Software Engineering Approach to Analyzing the United States Code

William P. Li, Pablo Azar, David Larochelle, Phil Hill, and Andrew W. Lo have posted Law is Code: A Software Engineering Approach to Analyzing the United States Code, at SSRN. Here is the abstract: The agglomeration of rules and regulations … Continue reading

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Parelon: New legislative crowdsourcing platform for Lazio, Italy

Parelon is a new online legislative system of Regional Council of Lazio, Italy, that permits crowdsourcing of legislative drafting. Parelon is the subject of a new article in Wired Italy: Guido Romeo: Ecco Parelon, il parlamento elettronico è operativo in … Continue reading

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Congress.gov out of beta, adds new features

Congress.gov — a U.S. federal legislative information system managed by the Library of Congress — is now out of beta, and has added new features, according to a post on 26 September 2014 by Andrew Weber at In Custodia Legis. … Continue reading

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African Mining Legislation Atlas Project: Pilot Launch

African Mining Legislation Atlas Project: Pilot Launch is scheduled to be held 20 October 2014 in Washington, DC, as part of Law, Justice, and Development Week 2014. Click here for a detailed summary of the African Mining Legislation Atlas Project. … Continue reading

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Rubacki: Free access to online legislation in a federation: Achievements of Australian Governments

Michael Rubacki has published Free access to online legislation in a federation: Achievements of Australian Governments and issues remaining, Journal of Open Access to Law, 2(1) (2014). Here is the abstract: The paper explores the development of government provision of … Continue reading

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Free Law Innovation Fellowship, Washington, DC: Applications invited

A call for applications for Free Law Innovation Fellowship, has been issued by the Office of the Chief Counsel of the Council of the District of Columbia, in Washington, DC, USA. The application deadline appears to be 15 December 2014. … Continue reading

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