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Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Eliciting official information The comparative jurisdictions The influence of the European Convention on Human Rights etc Rights of access under European Union Law Access to personal information under the Data Protection Act 1998 Access under the environmental information regulations Public records Other domestic rights of access The right to information The duty to advise and assist, codes of practice and publication schemes The request Disentitlement The response Exemptions : general principles Prejudice and the public interest Information otherwise accessible Security bodies, national security and defence International and internal relations Economic and financial interests Investigation, audit, law enforcement and the courts Privilege Policy formulation and public affairs Health and safety Personal information Confidential information Miscellaneous exemptions The information commissioners and the information tribunal Appeals Enforcement.