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Referendums Scotland Bill Team - date of formation: FOI release

Published: 11 Dec 2020

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

Published:
11 Dec 2020
Referendums Scotland Bill Team - date of formation: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000106096
Date received: 30 Oct 2020
Date responded: 23 Nov 2020
Information requested

You asked for:

a) The date on which the Referendums Scotland Bill Team was formed.
b) The date on which the first civil servant started working as part of the Referendums Scotland Bill Team.

Response

The information you requested is set out below.

The Referendums (Scotland) Bill Team was formally established on 1 October 2019.

The first civil servant joined Elections and FOI Division to work on the Referendums (Scotland) Bill on 1 April 2019.

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