Laws and statutes
Act 15/2015, 21 July, on the Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency/AQU Catalunya (Published in the Official Journal of the Government of Catalonia, DOGC, dated 23 July 2015)
Organic Law 6/2001 of 21 December on Spanish Universities, LOU (Published in the Official Bulletin of the Spanish State (BOE) no. 307 on 24 December 2001)
Spanish legislation that established the fundamental regulations governing the universities and specifies the powers of competence of the universities, the Autonomous Regional Communities (regions) in Spain and the Spanish State Administration.
Organic Law 4/2007, of 12 April, which amended Organic Law of 21 December on Spanish Universities (Published in the Official Bulletin of the Spanish State (BOE) no. 89, on 13 April 2007)
Law 1/2003 of 19 February on the Universities in Catalonia, LUC, the Catalan Universities Law (Published in the Official Bulletin of the Autonomous Government of Catalonia (DOGC) no. 3826 on 20 February 2003)
Catalan legislation that expands on the powers of the Government of Catalonia recognised under articles 15 and 9.7 of the Statute of Autonomy for Catalonia with regard to education and research. It conforms to the basic framework established by the Spanish Organic Law 6/2001, 21 December on Universities.
Decree 315/2016 of 10 November, whereby the Statutes of the Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency were approved (Published in the Official Bulletin of the Autonomous Government of Catalonia (DOGC) no. 7244 of 10 November 2016) [ca]
Catalan legislation regulating the structure, running and composition of all of the Agency's bodies, together with all powers conferred on AQU Catalunya pursuant to the LUC and current guidelines.