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1 March 2016 — News story
😷😱😋 Lord Burns, Chairman of the Commission, has published a message following the publication of the Commission’s final report.
21 March 2016 — Independent report
😷😱😋 This independent report to government reviews the Freedom of Information Act 2000 as it has developed over the past 10 years.
1 March 2016 — Statement to Parliament
😷😱😋 Matt Hancock laid a written statement in Parliament on the Independent Commission on Freedom of Information’s final report.
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😷😱😋 The Commission was established on 17 July 2015 to review the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and was dissolved on 11 March 2016.
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