Access to Information

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ACCESS TO INFORMA TlON

THE ACCESS TO INFORMATION ACT

REGUI.ATIONS
(under section 3 7)

THE ACCESS TO ~NFORMATION REGULATIONS, 2003
(Made b.v the Min~ster on the 17th day ofOctober, 2003) L N am4

1. These Regulations may be cited as the Access to Informanon c1a.non
Regulations. 2003.

2. In these Regulations- Inlerpretshon

"applicant" means a person who applies for access to an official
docnment;

"responsible officer" means a person, whether employed on contract or
otherwise, who is attached to a public authority, is responsible for
administering the process of access to information and whose
duties are specified in regulation 4.

3. Every public authority shall cause to be appointed a responsible A P P & ~ ~
officer. ofmpomible offimr

4. The functions and duties of the responsible officer, for the purposes of h u d
these Regulations, shall include- n a p o ~ l b b om
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