Module 8: Tracking and Updating the Law
This module teaches the eighth and final stage of the policy surveillance process: tracking and updating the law.
When tracking and updating the law, researchers will periodically check for new laws or updates to the existing laws that are included in a project, and update the project accordingly.
Steps in tracking and updating the law
This module provides a step-by-step guide to tracking and updating the law.
The steps are:
Search for updates
Collect the law
Create the new legal text
Code new iterations
Conduct quality control processes
Update publication documents
Below, you will find a slide deck that teaches you how to track and update the law, as well as additional resources that will assist you in this process. Please explore the other modules if you are interested in learning more about policy surveillance.