API v3 Changelog

2021.10.12

  • added classification field on Person.offices
  • Person.offices now always have all fields present, even if empty

2021.09.24

  • added experimental event endpoints

2021.08.30

  • added identifiers parameter to bill search

2021.08.03

  • added latest_bill_update & latest_people_update to API v3

2021.08.02

  • addded experimental committee endpoints

2021.04.19

  • experimental support for Jurisdiction.latest_runs include parameter

2021.03.24

  • Jurisdiction classification can now be ‘country’
  • experimental US federal support

2021.02.23

  • people district= parameter added

2020.12.21

  • people name= parameter is now fuzzy-searched, matching API v1 and v2

2020.10.30

  • move email to a top-level field on Person responses
  • add consistent post ordering

2020.10.21

  • fix datetime handling for updated_since and created_since filters
  • add list of divisions when including Jurisdiction.organizations

2020.10.13

  • add updated_asc sort option
  • add rate limiting
  • bugfix for New York jurisdiction lookup (openstates/issues#136)

2020.09.28

  • set permissive CORS settings
  • bills endpoint updates:
    • added created_since filter, thanks to Donald Wasserman!
    • added sponsor and sponsor_classification filters
    • added sort parameter
    • added useful error message when searching /bills by session without jurisdiction
  • restored missing Bill.from_organization field
  • introduced new fields: Person.openstates_url, Bill.openstates_url

2020.09.14

  • removed some unused fields from responses
  • removed deprecated government classification from Jurisdiction

2020.09.10

  • added Jurisdiction.legislative_sessions
  • corrected initial pagination limits for release

2020.09.09

  • Initial beta release.