Legal acts – statistics

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Consult, by year and by month, the number of regulations, directives and decisions, both in force and no longer in force. For each type of act, find the total number as well as detailed figures the European Parliament, the Commission and the Council. There are separate lists for basic and amending acts.

The figures are based on the date of the adoption of the act and do not include corrigenda.

Number of legal acts

Basic acts Amending acts
Regulations 426 339
EP and Council 13 14
Council of the European Union 5 51
European Commission 406 274
Other 2 0
Directives 4 13
EP and Council 2 3
Council of the European Union 0 2
European Commission 2 8
Other 0 0
Decisions 351 154
EP and Council 9 2
Council of the European Union 158 77
European Commission 149 64
Other 35 11
Total 781 506