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FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 1982 - SECT 51D

Notification etc. of a decision under this Part

             (1)  Where an application is made to an agency or Minister under this Part, the agency or Minister must take all reasonable steps to enable the applicant to be notified of a decision on the application as soon as practicable but in any case not later than 30 days after the day on which the request is received by or on behalf of the agency or Minister.

             (2)  Section 23 applies in relation to a decision on an application made under section 48.

             (3)  Section 26 applies in relation to a decision made under this Part refusing to amend or annotate a record as if that decision were a decision made under Part III refusing to grant access to a document in accordance with a request made under subsection 15(1).



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