Government department ontology

IRI:
http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/
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  1. Classes
  2. Object Properties
  3. Data Properties
  4. Namespace Declarations

Classes

AttendsCabinetc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/AttendsCabinet

Used to determine if the person incumbent in a government position is able to attend cabinet. Possible values are always, never and when required.
is in range of
attendsCabinetop

GovernmentDepartmentc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/GovernmentDepartment

A government department or ministry manages a specific sector of public administration. Is a specialised type of group.
has super-classes
Groupc
is in domain of
governmentSortOrderdp, oppositionSortOrderdp

GovernmentIncumbencyc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/GovernmentIncumbency

An incumbency of a person in a government position. This is a specialisation of an incumbency from the agency ontology.
has super-classes
Incumbencyc
is in domain of
isPaiddp

GovernmentPositionc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/GovernmentPosition

A position (job) in a government department. Note that not all government department positions are in government departments. e.g. Minister without portfolio is a position outside any department. This is a specialisation of a position from the agency ontology.
has super-classes
Positionc
is in domain of
attendsCabinetop, cabinetRankdp, hasRankop, isLayingPositiondp, paidToAttendCabinetdp

GovernmentRankc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/GovernmentRank

A packaging of ways to describe the rank of a government position. Different bodies have different ways to describe these.
is in domain of
clerksRankop, ministerialRankdp, orderRankdp, statsRankop
is in range of
hasRankop

Groupc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/Group

A group of people or a group of groups or a group of people and groups.
has sub-classes
GovernmentDepartmentc

Incumbencyc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/Incumbency

A position held by a person for a period of time. e.g. Philip Hammond occupying the position of Foreign Secretary between two dates.
has sub-classes
GovernmentIncumbencyc

Positionc back to ToC or Class ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/Position

A position in a group that persists over time which can be occupied by different people at different times e.g. many people have been Foreign Secretary.
has sub-classes
GovernmentPositionc

Object Properties

attendsCabinetop back to ToC or Object Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/attendsCabinet

Relates a government position to cabinet attendance.

clerksRankop back to ToC or Object Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/clerksRank

has range
lang stringc
is also defined as
data property

hasRankop back to ToC or Object Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/hasRank

Relates a government position to assorted ways of describing rank.

statsRankop back to ToC or Object Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/statsRank

has range
lang stringc
is also defined as
data property

Data Properties

cabinetRankdp back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/cabinetRank

Used to capture how the government ranks assorted positions in the cabinet. e.g. whether the Foreign Secretary is ranked above or below the Health Secretary.
has domain
GovernmentPositionc
has range
integer

clerksRankop back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/clerksRank

has domain
GovernmentRankc
is also defined as
object property

governmentSortOrderdp back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/governmentSortOrder

Used to determine how the government chooses to order departments. e.g. whether they choose to rank the Foreign Office higher than the Department of Health.
has domain
GovernmentDepartmentc
has range
integer

isLayingPositiondp back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/isLayingPosition

Used to determine if a government department position has the authority to lay papers into Parliament.
has domain
GovernmentPositionc
has range
boolean

isPaiddp back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/isPaid

Used to describe whether an incumbency is paid or not.
has domain
GovernmentIncumbencyc
has range
boolean

ministerialRankdp back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/ministerialRank

has domain
GovernmentRankc
has range
integer

oppositionSortOrderdp back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/oppositionSortOrder

Used to determine how the official opposition chooses to order departments. e.g. whether they choose to rank the Foreign Office higher than the Department of Health.
has domain
GovernmentDepartmentc
has range
integer

orderRankdp back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/orderRank

has domain
GovernmentRankc
has range
integer

paidToAttendCabinetdp back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/paidToAttendCabinet

Used to determine whether a government position is paid to attend cabinet or not.
has domain
GovernmentPositionc
has range
boolean

statsRankop back to ToC or Data Property ToC

IRI: http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/statsRank

has domain
GovernmentRankc
is also defined as
object property

Namespace Declarations back to ToC

default namespace
http://parliament.uk/ontologies/government-department/
owl
http://www.w3.org/2002/07/owl#
rdf
http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#
rdfs
http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#
terms
http://purl.org/dc/terms/
xsd
http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#

This HTML document was obtained by processing the OWL ontology source code through LODE, Live OWL Documentation Environment, developed by Silvio Peroni.