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|Press Release: 11 December 1997
"Campaign welcomes impressive freedom of information proposals."
|Initial press comment warmly welcoming the white paper on Freedom of Information, "Your Right to Know". Added December 1997|
|Briefings to read with the Freedom of Information white paper|
|Includes a brief Checklist of things to look out for in the white paper, and a longer Key Issues paper. Added 9 December 1997|
|Press Release: 29 October 1997
"Government departments 'misguided' on commercial confidentiality"
|Press release and survey on the misunderstanding by Government departments of the term "commercially confidential", and how this is often cited without good cause as a reason for keeping information secret. Added October 1997|
|Publication of papers of previous administrations|
|Letter to Jeff Rooker MP, Agriculture Minister, about the availibility to ministers and the public of papers from previous administrations. Added October 1997|
|Freedom of Information - The Australian Experience|
|Lecture by Australian Senator Alan Missen to a meeting organised by the Campaign for Freedom of Information at the House of Commons, July 1984. Added October 1997|
|What was new in 1998|
|Latest additions to the Campaign's website|