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Consult, by year and by month, the number of regulations, directives and decisions, both in force and no longer in force.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 478 362
EP and Council 16 14
Council of the European Union 7 55
European Commission 454 292
Other 1 1
Directives 6 14
EP and Council 2 4
Council of the European Union 1 2
European Commission 3 8
Other 0 0
Decisions 400 169
EP and Council 12 2
Council of the European Union 193 85
European Commission 157 71
Other 38 11
Total 884 545