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Draft independence referendum correspondence: FOI release

Published: 21 May 2021

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

21 May 2021
Draft independence referendum correspondence: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100186137
Date received: 25 Mar 2021
Date responded: 23 Apr 2021
Information requested

Copies of the correspondence and/or set of correspondence (emails, memos, minutes of meetings, minutes of calls, letters and/or otherwise relevant) where the draft independence bill, published 22 March, was signed off by a member of the Scottish Government Cabinet.


Some of the information you have requested is enclosed in Annex A.

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, an exemption under Section 38(1)(b) (Personal Information) of FOISA applies to some of the information requested. The reasons why this exemption applies are explained in Annex B.

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