Freedom of information act 2011 annual report (october 1, 2010 - september 30, 2011) i basic information regarding report 1 questions. Freedom of information act 2000, section 3 is up to date with all changes known modified (142012) by budget responsibility and national audit act 2011 (c. Is a day that would go down in history as significant in the battle to enthrone accountability in nigeria's public life it was on that day that then. 1 short title the short title of this act is the freedom of information act 2015 this act applies in relation to information created on or after 11 october 2011 (2.
These freedom of information (foi) guidance notes help agencies consider the freedom of information act 1982 (foi act) when dealing with foi requests the notes were developed in 2011 in consultation with the australian information . A1)2011 enacted by the parliament of guyana:- part i preliminary short title and 1 this act may be cited as the access to information act 2011 and. Doi: 1020448/2001127480 freedom of information act 2011 and press freedom: challenges and prospects for media practice in nigeria nsikan senam1. According to the media rights agenda (2011) this act makes public records and information more freely available, provide for public access to.
Freedom of information act 2011 laws of the federation of nigeria arrangement of sections 1 rights of access to records 2 information about public. Freedom of information laws (foi laws) allow access by the general public to data held by additionally, the us freedom of information act governs record a statute passed in 2011 and that will enter into force in 2012 (federal law. The freedom of information act 2014 gives you the right to access records held by of nursing and midwifery, as set out in the nurses and midwives act 2011.
The freedom of information act is the law that gives citizens the right to access this article examines the freedom of information (foi) act, 2011 in nigeria and. 3a objects—information or documents otherwise accessible freedom of information act 1982 act no 3 of 1982 as amended this compilation was prepared on 15 february 2012 taking into account amendments up to act no 170 of 2011. Freedom of information act these reports contain basic information such as how and where to make foia requests, foia annual report - 2011, pdf | xml.
Foi act - cnpp sues allison-madueke – 26/05/2014 corporation (nnpc) as enjoined by the provisions of the freedom of information (foi) act, 2011. The basic function of the freedom of information act is to ensure informed if the information you want is not publicly available, you can submit a foia request. The freedom of information act was enacted a few years ago, law on 28th may , 2011 by the president goodluck jonathan administration. This essay is centred on nigeria's freedom of information act, with special interest in its relevance in the country's anti-corruption war the paper reiterates that.
That the paper examined the nigerian freedom of information act (foia) and its in similar vein, diamond (1997 cited in majeed, 2011) conceive democratic. Laws are hardly fascinating collections of words they don't make leisure reads the freedom of information act is different it is a clearly. Foi act 2011 freedom of information act 2011 freedom of information act 2011pdf download details display num 5, 10, 15, 20, 50, all. Below is the full text of the freedom of information act in a form showing all statute made by the electronic freedom of information act amendments of 1996.
The freedom of information act was signed into law by president lyndon johnson in 1966 to improve public access to government records while the law . The freedom of information act (foia 5 usc §552) allows any 975% of the increase in requests governmentwide in fy2011 and 682. Nigeria joined the trend present in other democratic nations by enacting the freedom of information act (foia) in 2011 now just five years old,. See the pdf from special- freedom of access to information act for bosnnia and herzegovina.