The database of translations of Finnish acts and decrees into other languages contains appr. 600 full-text translations of Finnish Acts of Parliament (mostly in English), for the rest of translations it provides reference information on the availability of a translated text.
The database is based on the material in the Statutes of Finland. The texts are in the same form as they were published in the Statutes of Finland. The database includes the original texts of all acts and decrees published in the Statutes of Finland since 1987 and a compilation of acts and decrees published before 1987 (in Finnish and Swedish).
The reference database of legislation includes a list of amendments made to acts and decrees, entry into force, and information on the new acts and decrees that have repealed the old ones. The database in updated weekly (in Finnish and Swedish).
The most recent acts are found in the Electronic Statutes of Finland, with all acts and decrees published in the Statutes of Finland since 1995, with the same lay-out as in the printed version, in PDF.
The database includes references to Case-law in Finnish legal literature since 1926. The Case-law consists of judgments of e.g. the Finnish Supreme Court, Supreme Administrative Court, Courts of Appeal, the European Court of Human Rights and the EC Court of Justice.
The database of Supreme Court Precedents includes Supreme Court judgments since 1926. From 1980 onwards it includes all judgments published in the Yearbook of the Supreme Court. The reference data on other judgments than precedents and on permissions to appeal are found in separate databases.
The database of the EU Court of Justice includes case summaries 1961-1994 (in Finnish). The database of the European Court of Human Rights includes summaries of cases since 1961 (in Finnish). A separate database includes the judgments of the EU Court of Justice on the Lugano and Brussels Conventions on Jurisdiction and the Enforcement of Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters.
The text database of treaties includes the texts of treaties which are in force. In addition it includes the texts of national acts bringing into force the treaty. The texts are based on the official Finnish Treaty Series.
The reference database of treaties includes basic information on all treaties, e.g. dates of entry into force and ratification; information on the parties to the treaty and a link to the text of the treaty (text only in Finnish).