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Legislation to be covered include:
  • The Freedom of Information Act 2000
  • Amendments to FOI introduced by the Protection of Freedoms Bill
  • The Environmental Information Regulations
  • European Disclosure Rules
  • The Re use of Public Sector Information Regulations
  • The Local Government Acts
  • The Human Rights Act
Topics to be covered include:
  • Rights of Access
  • Publication Schemes
  • Fees
  • Vexatious Requests
  • Exemptions
  • Drafting Refusal Notices
  • ICO Powers
  • Access to commercially sensitive information
  • Access to contracts and tenders
  • Access to dead peoples' information
  • Records Management
  • Enforcement and Appeals
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