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Update on GDPR and Data Protection Bill

NALC have this evening published the following statement:

Further update on GDPR and Data Protection Bill

Posted: Thu, 10 May 2018 18:58 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: LRALC, Nalc, freedom of information, gdpr

Freedom of Information Act - Wide Scale Changes Dropped

Ministers have chosen not to make sweeping changes to the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, including ruling out fees for requests for information.

The decision follows publication of a report by an independent commission asked to examine the Act.

There had been concerns within government "sensitive information" was being inadequately protected, while campaigners feared an attempt to curb powers to hold... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 01 Mar 2016 14:02 by Jake Atkinson

Tags: FOI, freedom of information, lralc