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Author Guidelines

  • The work must be original and submitted in Word format for Windows (files with .doc or .docx extensions).
  • Submissions must have an ABSTRACT (no longer than 6 lines or 250 words).
  • Also, the work shall contain a list of KEY WORDS (no more than 5).
  • A TABLE OF CONTENTS should be included at the beginning of the text. The chapters will be enumerated as follows:


1.- Second Level (Arabic numerals, bold, lower-case letters).

1.1.- Third Level (Arabc numerals cursive, lower-case letters)

  • All the collaborations shall conform to the next format: Margins: top and bottom 2.5 cm – left and right 3 cm, in Times New Roman font (12 points) and 1.5 line-spaced; the manuscprits that exceed these sizes may be refused.
  • The text will include FOOTNOTES. The Bibliographical references at the FOOTNOTES must comply with the iso 690 citation style.
  • Monographs:


AUTHOR SURNAME (S), AUTHOR FORENAME. Edition. Title. City : Publisher, Year Published.


  • Chapter of an edited book:


AUTHOR SURNAME(S), AUTHOR FORENAME. Chapter Title. In : Author Forename, AUTHOR SURNAME Title. Edition. City : Publisher, Year Published. p. Pages Used.


  • Articles in Journals:


AUTHOR SURNAME, AUTHOR FORENAME. Title. Publication Title. Year Published. Vol. Volume number, no. Issue number, p. Pages Used. ISSN.

If the mentioned works were in electronic support, it must be indicated by the words [on line] and the date of access must be added: day month year. For example:
  • Books and monographs on line:


AUTHOR SURNAME (S), AUTHOR FORENAME. Title [on line]. Secondary authors. Edition. City : Publisher, Year Published [update date] [accessed date]. Physical description. Range. Availability and access.


  • Chapter of on line books:


AUTHOR SURNAME(S), AUTHOR FORENAME. Chapter Title. In : Author Forename, AUTHOR SURNAME. Title. [on line] Secondary authors. Edition. City : Publisher, Year Published. [update date] [accessed date]. p. Pages Used. Availability and access.


  • Articles in on line Journals:


AUTHOR SURNAME, AUTHOR FORENAME. Title. Publication Title. Year Published. Vol. Volume number, no. Issue number, p. Pages Used. [accessed date]. Availability and access.


  • Web:


AUTHOR SURNAME, AUTHOR FORENAME. Title [online]. Year Published [accessed date]. Availability and access.



  • A CITED BIBLIOGRAPHY must be included. This bibliography will adhere to style rules for footnotes


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in Microsoft Word document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  5. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
  6. The text is original and has not been previously published.

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

Authors assign their copyright to Spanis Journal of Legislative Studies. This journal is allow to publish the works wherever it deems apropiate  for it diffusion.



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