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Amendments to the Freedom of Information Bill

Freedom of Information Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Freedom of Information Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
After Clause 1
 
  
BY THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
THE LORD GOODHART
[As an amendment to the new Clause After Clause 1
printed on sheet HL Bill 55(p)
]
 
     Leave out lines 8 to 10 and insert ("maintaining the exclusion of the duty to confirm or deny outweighs the public interest in disclosing whether the authority holds the information") 
     Leave out lines 17 and 18 and insert (maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information") 
  
In the Title
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Line 1, leave out ("Make provision for") and insert ("Facilitate") 
 
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