Proactively Publication of Legislative Data and Documents (MO0021)
Action Plan: Morocco Action Plan 2018-2020
Action Plan Cycle: 2018
Lead Institution: House of Representatives
Support Institution(s): The national commission on the right to information access, Transparency Morocco, The European Union
Policy AreasAccess to Information, E-Government, Legislative, Open Data, Open Parliaments
What is the public problem that the commitment will address?
This is about strengthening access to information detained by the public
administration, by the elected institutions as well as the organizations with
public service missions, given that this is a fundamental human right which
is guaranteed by the Moroccan Constitution. Right now, there aren’t any
regulatory provisions as per defining which information are to be
The House of Representatives publishes the following information on the
It is worth noting that the majority of these data are not complete.
Consequently, the civil society organizations do encounter some difficulties
when it comes to finding out such information.
What does the commitment consist of?
Voluntarist dissemination and publication of information, data and
documents produced by the House of representatives, namely debates
which take place in plenary sessions as well throughout the committees’
meetings, the reports of the parliamentary fact finding committees, the
reports of the information missions, the reports of the thematic groups and
the reports of the public policy evaluation.
Given that by virtue of the law, a national committee is set up to the head of
Government’s office, and taking into consideration the separation of
powers’ principle, a committee in charge of the implementation of the
constitutional and legislative provisions regarding the right to access
information, shall be set up to report to the Speaker of the House of
In a similar vein, it makes a triumphant statement about opening the archive
of the House of Representatives to the public use, and to place the digital
documents on line (more than a million six hundred thousand documents
in open data) ; documents related to the determining moments of the
national political and parliamentary life, have been published in the past,
but aren’t any more accessible nowadays since the House of Representatives
is the unique custodian of the document library.
How shall the commitment contribute to solving the public problem?
This pertains to opening, to the public, many important chapters of the
political history of the country.
Why is this commitment relevant to OGP values?
Respecting and making this universal right respected, should guarantee
equality to all in terms of having access to information. It is considered as
an indispensable condition for transparency and good governance.
Respecting and making respected the constitutional right of access to
Legislative Petition System
MO0019, 2018, E-Government
ATI Awareness Raising
MO0001, 2018, Access to Information
Allow Citizens to Comment on Draft Legislation
MO0020, 2018, E-Government
Training Information Officers
MO0002, 2018, Access to Information
Proactively Publication of Legislative Data and Documents
MO0021, 2018, Access to Information
Administrative Training and Organization
MO0003, 2018, Capacity Building
Increase Opportunities for Citizens to Visit the Legislature
MO0022, 2018, Legislative
MO0004, 2018, Access to Information
Citizen Consultation on Public Policies
MO0023, 2018, E-Government
Evironmental Data Sharing
MO0005, 2018, Access to Information
Establishment of a Partnership with Civil Society and Academia
MO0024, 2018, Legislative
MO0006, 2018, Access to Information
MO0007, 2018, Capacity Building
Public Service Framework
MO0008, 2018, E-Government
MO0009, 2018, E-Government
Public Service User Complaint
MO0010, 2018, Capacity Building
MO0011, 2018, Fiscal Openness
Budget Transparency Law
MO0012, 2018, Anti-Corruption
MO0013, 2018, E-Government
MO0014, 2018, Capacity Building
Setting up an Electronic Platform for “Citizen Participation”
MO0015, 2018, Capacity Building
MO0016, 2018, Capacity Building
Strengthening Access of Civil Society to Audio-Visual Media
MO0017, 2018, Capacity Building
Communicating at a Large Scale About Morocco’S Joining the OGP and its Progress in Terms of Open Government