Thursday, July 26, 2012

Campaign welcomes Justice Committee FOI report

A major review of the Freedom of Information Act which rejects charging for FOI requests or new restrictions on access to policy discussions in Whitehall has been warmly welcomed by the Campaign for Freedom of Information which said the report would "preserve and strengthen the important advances made by the FOI Act". 

Full press release here.

1 comment:

Mr Mustard said...

One thing that surprised me Katherine was the idea of putting the applicants name in the disclosure log. Surely that breaches data protection (or will there have to be a rule name)? My name is going to appear a lot in the Barnet Council log.