Freedom of Information Bill — Investigations and proceedings conducted by public authorities — 5 Apr 2000
The Majority voted against a weakening of an exemption in the Freedom of Information Bill relating to information gathered for the purpose of a criminal investigation. The change would have added the further condition:
...and if its disclosure under this Act would, or would be likely to, prejudice any of [such] purposes
-  Clause 28 of Freedom of Information Bill, February 2000, House of Commons.
-  Mr. Simon Hughs MP, 5 April 2000, Hansard.
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