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Consult, by year and by month, the number of regulations, directives and decisions, both in force and no longer in force.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 320 210
EP and Council 8 12
Council of the European Union 5 34
European Commission 307 164
Other 0 0
Directives 1 12
EP and Council 0 3
Council of the European Union 0 2
European Commission 1 7
Other 0 0
Decisions 235 93
EP and Council 7 0
Council of the European Union 125 47
European Commission 87 40
Other 16 6
Total 556 315