Quinn v Scottish Ministers: SIC 23 May 2014

SIC Notification to Parliament: failure to respond within statutory timescales – On 22 January 2014, Mr Quinn asked the Scottish Ministers (the Ministers) if the Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs and the Environment had notified the Parliament about certain matters concerning his office. This decision finds that the Ministers failed to respond to the request within the timescale allowed by the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (FOISA). The decision also finds that the Ministers failed to comply with Mr Quinn’s requirement for review within the timescale set down by FOISA.

[2014] ScotIC 109 – 2014


Updated: 17 December 2021; Ref: scu.535055