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Descriptor English: Legislation
Descriptor Spanish: Legislación
Descriptor Portuguese: Legislação
Descriptor French: Législation
Tree number(s): V02.620
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020485
Scope note: Works consisting of the text of proposed or enacted legislation that may be in the form of bills, laws, statutes, ordinances, or government regulations.
Annotation: This heading is used as a Publication Type. CATALOGER: Use when 20% or more of the content consists of the text of laws, statutes, ordinances, or government regulations. Do not use for works that are merely discussion of law, etc. Legislation as a subject is indexed under the main heading LEGISLATION AS TOPIC
History Note: 2008(1999)
Related: Legal Case MeSH
DeCS ID: 33658
Unique ID: D020485
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/10
Revision Date: 2018/07/16
Legislation - Preferred
Concept UI M0030155
Scope note Works consisting of the text of proposed or enacted legislation that may be in the form of bills, laws, statutes, ordinances, or government regulations.
Preferred term Legislation



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