Information tied up despite FOI reform

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Reforms to Freedom of Information law in 2010 have proved ineffective, with delays continuing and complaints rising.

The Department of Immigration, which receives more FOI requests than any other government department, is failing to handle 80% of FOI requests within the statutory 45 calendar day time frame, Information Commissioner John McMillan revealed this week.

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Period28 Sep 2012

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  • TitleInformation tied up despite FOI reform
    PersonsJohan Lidberg