The U.S. House of Representatives, through its Committee on House Administration, published its standards for posting electronic information in December 2011. The standards are intended to ensure easy access to legislation considered by the House and its committees, and will be subject to periodic review and reissuance. Greater detail related to the House’s use of XML standards for posting information electronically is also available.
Countries this example relates to…
- Define clear rules on parliamentary openness and integrity, and develop capacity to implement them
- Ensure that parliamentary openness procedures are in line with international good practice