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Correspondence with Permanent Secretary regarding Scottish independence: FOI release

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

Published:
1 Apr 2021
Correspondence with Permanent Secretary regarding Scottish independence: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100154699
Date received: 11 Feb 2021
Date responded: 11 Mar 2021
Information requested

Copies of correspondence (emails, briefings, attachments, minutes of meetings, minutes of calls, memos and/or otherwise) from and/or to Permanent Secretary Leslie Evans regarding Scottish independence and/or a second independence referendum.

Response

The information you have requested is enclosed in Annex A of this letter.

An exemption under Section 38(i)(b) (Personal Information) of FOISA applies to some of the information requested. The reasons why this exemption applies is explained in Annex B of this letter.

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