The CEPS EurLex dataset contains 142.036 EU laws – almost the entire corpus of the EU’s legally binding acts passed between 1952 – 2019.
It encompasses the three types of legally binding acts passed by the EU institutions: 102.304 regulations, 4.070 directives, 35.798 decisions in English language.
The dataset was scraped from the official EU legal database ( and transformed in machine-readable CSV format with the programming languages R and Python. 
The dataset was collected by the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) for the TRIGGER project (

The CEPS EurLex dataset, here.