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Communications from First Minister to Scottish National Party (SNP) relating to Former First Minister complaints: FOI release

Published: 3 Nov 2020
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Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
3 Nov 2020
Communications from First Minister to Scottish National Party (SNP) relating to Former First Minister complaints: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000096045
Date received: 7 Oct 2020
Date responded: 14 Oct 2020
Information requested

Any communications (including letters, emails, typed or hand-written notes, text messages or otherwise) from the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, to the Scottish National Party regarding the actions of the Scottish Government is dealing with complaints about Alex Salmond, former First Minister, considered under the Scottish Government's 'Handling of harassment complaints involving current or former ministers' procedure and actions in relation to the Scottish Ministerial Code. I would like this information from 01 November 2017 to 31 August 2018.

Response

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance the Scottish Government does not have the information you have requested as the Scottish Government holds no recorded information within the scope of your request. 

This is a formal notice under section 17(1) of FOISA that the Scottish Government does not have the information you have requested.

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