UK Statutory Instruments 



Up to date and cross-walked data is available from the Comparative Agendas Project website


This dataset contains all national level UK statutory instruments from 1987 to 2008 coded according to the Comparative Agendas Project (CAP) content coding scheme ( The data is a pilot of the project "Bureaucratic Agendas: The Responsiveness of Secondary Legislation in a Comparative Perspective" that is currently being developed (see Please cite the following article when using this data:

Data Citation

Bevan, Shaun. (2015). UK Statutory Instruments, 1987-2008 [dataset].
Date made available18 May 2015
PublisherEdinburgh DataShare
Temporal coverage1 Jan 1987 - 31 Dec 2008
Geographical coverageUK
  • CAP: Comparative Agendas Project

    Bevan, S., Baumgartner, F. R., Jones, B., Walgrave , S. & Green-Pedersen, C.

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    Project: Research Collaboration with external organisation

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