Navigating the Labyrinth: Prioritising Steps for the Digital Transition of Legislative Processes
Written on January, 2023
The transition from paper-based to digital systems in legislative bodies presents a multifaceted challenge encompassing technological, human, and institutional factors. Despite the ostensible benefits of digitisation—such as enhanced efficiency, transparency, and accessibility—the journey towards fully digital legislative processes is fraught with hurdles. This essay aims to critically examine these challenges and suggest a prioritised framework for phasing out paper processes in legislative settings.