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Consult, by year and by month, the number of regulations, directives and decisions, both in force and no longer in force.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 legislative acts

Basic acts Amending acts
Regulations 458 258
EP and Council 18 13
Council of the European Union 11 35
European Commission 427 209
Other 2 1
Directives 12 15
EP and Council 11 1
Council of the European Union 1 3
European Commission 0 11
Other 0 0
Decisions 344 106
EP and Council 8 0
Council of the European Union 175 51
European Commission 134 48
Other 27 7
Total 814 379