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Jersey currently has a [http://www.gov.je/Government/PublicInquiries/Pages/CodePracticeAccessInformation.aspx Code of Practice on Access to Information].
 
Jersey currently has a [http://www.gov.je/Government/PublicInquiries/Pages/CodePracticeAccessInformation.aspx Code of Practice on Access to Information].
  
In Jersey, the [[Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011]] is not yet in force.  According to the [http://www.gov.je/Government/Pages/StatesReports.aspx?ReportID=576 implementation plan] it should be fully in force by 2015.
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The [[Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011]] provides a general right to obtain information held by public authorities subject to certain exemptions.
  
 
==External Resources==
 
==External Resources==
  
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* [http://www.gov.je/Government/FreedomOfInformation/Pages/WhatFreedomInformation.aspx Jersey Government FOI page]
 
*[http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1579981/Why-documents-in-Jersey-remain-secret.html Why documents in Jersey remain secret], Telegraph, February 2008.
 
*[http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1579981/Why-documents-in-Jersey-remain-secret.html Why documents in Jersey remain secret], Telegraph, February 2008.
 
*http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-isle-of-man-13955625
 
*http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-isle-of-man-13955625
  
 
[[Category:Crown Dependencies]]
 
[[Category:Crown Dependencies]]

Latest revision as of 14:33, 10 January 2015

Jersey currently has a Code of Practice on Access to Information.

The Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 provides a general right to obtain information held by public authorities subject to certain exemptions.

External Resources