The legislation is slowly starting to go into effect and it will require lawmakers and regulation writers to write in plain English instead of legislative jargon.

Here’s some numbers:

– Pythagorean theorem: 24 words

– The Lord’s Prayer: 66 words.

– Archemedess’ Principle: 67 words.

– The 10 Commandments: 179 words.

– Lincoln’s Gettysburg address: 286 words.

– The U.S. Declaration of Independence: 1,300 words.

– The U.S. Government regulations on the sale of cabbage: 26,911 words.

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