Topics Earnings disclosure requirement

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

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Requires legislators to disclose their income, or the value of their assets. This disclosure is typically made to a specified official or commission, and is not necessarily made public.




compensation; remuneration

Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution require that legislators disclose their earnings and/or assets?