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Briefings relating to draft independence bill published 22 March: FOI release

Published: 20 May 2021

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

Published:
20 May 2021
Briefings relating to draft independence bill published 22 March: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100186097
Date received: 25 Mar 2021
Date responded: 7 May 2021
Information requested

From 1 January 2021 to present:

Copies of all briefings prepared by civil servants on the draft independence bill published 22 March.

Response

Some of the information requested is enclosed in Annex A.

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, exemptions under Section 29(1)(a) Formulation of Government Policy and 38(1)(b) (Personal Information) of FOISA applies to some of the information requested. The reasons why these exemptions apply are explained in Annex B.

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FOI202100186097 - Annex A

13 page PDF
616.1 kB

FOI202100186097 - Annex B

1 page PDF
367.2 kB

Contact

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Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

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