Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Are other countries regulating AI?

October 10, 2023


Some countries have already enacted AI legislation, while others are also considering doing the same.

Based on an analysis of laws passed by legislative bodies in 127 countries that contain the words “artificial intelligence” from 2016 to 2022, 31 have passed at least one AI-related bill, and together they have passed a total of 123 AI-related bills. The United States leads the list with 22 bills, followed by Portugal, Spain, Italy and Russia.

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Additional Resources

European Parliament: Artificial Intelligence act

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development AI Policy Observatory: National AI policies & strategies

The Law Library of Congress, Global Legal Research Directorate: Regulation of Artificial Intelligence in Selected Jurisdictions

European Commission International Guiding Principles for Organizations Developing Advanced AI Systems