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Authority code Status Label Date of event Description
ALN current unnumbered paragraph 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
12/02/2014    

In the context of EU legal texts, unnumbered paragraph is the lowest-level structure component of a legal article.

An unnumbered paragraph is a subdivision of the article and of the legal paragraph which does not have a distinctive sign (number, letter or dash).

Formex
ANX current annex 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     An annex is a distinct part of an act which generally contains rules or technical data which, for practical reasons, do not appear in the enacting terms, and which frequently take the form of a list or table. OP
APP current appendix 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     An appendix is a distinct supplementary part of an act which generally contains explanatory or statistical information, and which frequently take the form of a list or table. OP
ART current article 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
12/02/2014     In the context of European legal texts, a legal article is the basic component of the enacting terms. Articles are easily distinguishable by their standardized title, which consists of the expression "Article" followed by a sequential number. Formex
CIT current citation 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     Citations are elements of the preamble. A citation indicates the legal basis for the act, the preparatory acts and in case of legislative acts also the procedure followed and the transmission of the draft legislative act to national parliaments. OP
CLS current clause 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     A clause is a distinct provision at the end of an agreement, a treaty or another act. OP
COL current table column 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
06/11/2017     This element indicates a specific column within a table in a legal document which is composed of one or more cells. OP
CPT current chapter 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     This element indicates a rubric within a legal document which is used to introduce a group of legal articles in the enacting terms. In the hierarchy of subdivisions, chapter is between title and section. Chapters have distinctive signs of type Arab numerals 1, 2, 3 etc. or uppercase Roman numbers I, II, III etc. OP
DCL current declaration 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a common declaration, a specific part of a document, in general in international agreements. OP
ENC current enacting terms 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates the enacting terms of a legal document which follow the preamble. The enacting terms comprise the legal definitions. OP
END current endnote 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a reference included in a legal document which is specified in the end of a subdivision of an act. Example: Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/1005 of 25 June 2015. OP
FGR current figure 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates an image or figure included in a legal document. OP
FNA current final act 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a final act, a specific part of a document, in general in international agreements. OP
FNP current final part 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates the final part of a legal act which follows the enacting terms. The final part contains the place, date and signatures and sometimes also the rule of application. OP
FTN current footnote 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a reference included in a legal document which is specified at the bottom of the same page. OP
IDT current indent 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     This element indicates an unnumbered structure component of an article, preceded by a dash. As indents have no figure nor other sign of identification, ordinal numbers are used to refer to them: first indent, second indent, third indent etc. OP
LST current list 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates information structured by means of a list in a legal document. OP
LTR current letter 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a letter integrated into a document, in general in international agreements. OP
NOT current note 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a note, a specific additional explanatory part of a legal document. Example: Commission Directive (EU) 2015/1787 of 6 October 2015. OP
PAG current page 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016    

This element indicates a subdivision of the basic act of a consolidation, specified by page number as given in the original publication in the Official Journal (OJ). The figure added to the subdivision indicates the page number in the original publication of the basic act in the OJ.

Example: PG:40 indicates a position on page 40 in the original publication of the basic act in the OJ.

OP
PAR current paragraph 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
12/02/2014    

The PAR element is used to mark up a subdivision of an article numbered using Arab numerals within a European legal text. It is made up of at least one alinea or quoted text.

Formex
PBL current preamble 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
12/02/2014     The PREAMBLE element means everything between the title and the enacting terms of the act. OP
PNT current point 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
[no date]: The POINT element is used to mark up the number of a paragraph. Formex
PRO current protocol 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a protocol, a specific part of a legal document. OP
PRT current part 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     This element indicates a rubric within a legal document which is used to introduce a group of legal articles in the enacting terms. In the hierarchy of subdivisions, part is above title. Parts have distinctive signs of type uppercase Roman numbers I, II, III etc. or numbers written by letters, Part One, Part Two, Part Three etc. which can also be referenced as first part, second part, third part etc. OP
PTA current point 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a structure component of a legal article. It has a distinctive sign of type lowercase letters: (a), (b), (c) etc. OP
PTI current point 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a structure component of a legal article. It has a distinctive sign of type lowercase Roman numbers: (i), (ii), (iii) etc. OP
RCT current recital 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     Recitals are elements of the preamble. Recitals set out the reasons for the contents of the enacting terms of an act. OP
ROW current table row 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a specific row within a table in a legal document which is composed of one or more cells. OP
RUL current rule 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
16/03/2015     The RULE element is used in some acts, such as in Commission Regulation (EC) No 2868/95 of 13 December 1995. OP
SBS current subsection 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a subclause in the regular structure of a legal document below the level of a section. Example: Council Regulation (EC) No 491/2009 of 25 May 2009. OP
SCT current section 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     This element indicates a rubric within a legal document which is used to introduce a group of legal articles in the enacting terms. In the hierarchy of subdivisions, section is under chapter. Sections have distinctive signs of type Arab numerals 1, 2, 3 etc. OP
SNT current sentence 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     A sentence is a linguistic unit of grammatically linked words. This subdivision can be cited. OP
TAB current table 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a table in a legal document containing text structured in rows and columns with the related data. OP
TIS current title (subdivision) 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a rubric within a legal document which is used to introduce a group of legal articles in the enacting terms. In the hierarchy of subdivisions, title is between part and chapter. Titles have distinctive signs of type uppercase Roman numbers I, II, III etc. OP
TIT current title 18/03/2015
Date of description Description Provenance
24/11/2016     This element indicates the designation of an act or the designation of a subdivision (e.g. article, chapter, part) of an act. The complete title of an act comprises type of act, number of act, name of the author of the act, date of adoption and subject matter. In the case of subdivisions, the title contains the subject matter. OP
TOC current table of contents 30/12/1952
Date of description Description Provenance
18/08/2016     This element indicates a table of contents within a document. OP