Scottish Executive Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 Open Learning Workbook
|Description||for use and adaptation by public authorities|
|Official Print Publication Date|
|Website Publication Date||February 25, 2004|
SCOTTISH EXECUTIVE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION (SCOTLAND) ACT 2002
OPEN LEARNING WORKBOOK
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INTRODUCTION TO THE WORKBOOK
Freedom of Information in context - Why has freedom of information been introduced?
Introduction to FOI Scotland - What is freedom of information and what does it do?
Scottish Public Authorities - Who does freedom of information apply to?
Publication Schemes - Making information available
Records Management - Part 1
Records Management - Part 2
Rights of access - How is a request made?
Dealing with and responding to requests for information and fees - how should an authority handle a request? Part 1
Dealing with and responding to requests for information and fees - how should an authority handle a request? Part 2
Access to environmental information
Exemptions from the right of access - Can information always be accessed? Part 1
Exemptions from the Right of Access - Can information always be accessed? Part 2
Exemptions from the Right of Access - Can information always be accessed? Part 3
Data Protection - Refresher Module on the effect of the Data Protection Act 1998
Interface with data protection - How does freedom of information fit with data protection? Applications for information by data subjects
Interface with Data Protection - How does freedom of information fit with data protection? Application for information by those other than the subject of the data
Reviews, decisions and enforcement
APPENDIX 1 Study Skills
APPENDIX 2 Flowchart
APPENDIX 3Answers to self-assessment questions
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This material has been designed and developed for the Scottish Executive and is the property of the Crown, including the intellectual property rights. It is provided for the sole purpose of promoting understanding of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and may only be reproduced without the prior written approval of the Crown if it is used for that purpose.
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