Parliamentary Bill – #wco FoI (Freedom of Information (Amendment) Bill 2010-11)


Brake, Tom raised an interesting point.

Subjects: FoI; Democracy; Scrutiny

A Bill to amend the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to remove provisions permitting Ministers to overrule decisions of the Information Commissioner and Information Tribunal; to limit the time allowed for public authorities to respond to requests involving consideration of the public interest; to amend the definition of public authorities; and for connected purposes.

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Published: 07/09/2011 16:50:00


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