Tuesday, 23 November 2004
Department of Finance
Freedom of Information
Question 145: To ask the Minister for Finance the number of applications he has received to date in 2004 under the Freedom of Information Act; the way in which this compares with the same periods in 2002 and 2003; if, in view of the huge decrease in the number of applications, he will review the restrictions imposed on the operation of the Freedom of Information Act 1997; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [29859/04]
The information requested by the Deputy is as follows:
|Number of FOI requests received at 19 November 2002||Number of FOI requests received at 19 November 2003||Number of FOI requests received at 19 November 2004|
I have no plans to review amendments made to the Freedom of Information Act 1997.