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Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan Progress Report postponed publication: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
30 Jul 2020
Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan Progress Report postponed publication: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000046846
Date received: 12 Jun 2020
Date responded: 10 Jul 2020
Information requested

Internal Scottish Government correspondence (including emails, attachments typed or hand written notes, letters, notes/records of phone calls, minutes of meetings, briefings or otherwise) regarding the postponement of the publication of the second annual Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan Progress Report.
The requested timeframe of this information is from 20 May until 09 June.

Response

I enclose a copy of most of the information you requested.
While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance we are unable to provide some of the information you have requested because an exemption(s) under section(s) 30(b)(ii) - Substantial inhibition to free and frank exchange of views, 36(1) - Confidentiality of communications and 38(1)(b) - Third party personal data of FOISA applies to some of the information you have requested. The reasons why these exemptions apply are set out in an annex to this response.

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