Next session of the Justice Committee

As supporters of #saveFOI will know, the parliamentary Justice Committee is currently holding evidence sessions for its post-legislative scrutiny of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Its next session is on Tuesday 28 February. Evidence will be heard from the following (with links where available to their evidence submissions)

Professor Ian Diamond, Vice-Chancellor of University of Aberdeen, Chair of Research Policy Network, Universities UK (evidence)

Dr Rodney Eastwood, Registrar, Imperial College, (on of the behalf Russell Group ) (evidence)

Professor Trevor J McMillan, Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research, Lancaster University, Chair of the 1994 Group Research and Enterprise Policy Group

Martin Rosenbaum, BBC News (evidence)

Doug Wills, Managing Editor, Evening Standard, i, Independent, Independent on Sunday (evidence)

David Higgerson, Digital Publishing Director, Trinity Mirror Regionals (on behalf of the Newspaper Society) (evidence)

David Hencke, Senior Investigative Journalist for ExaroNEWS (on behalf of the National Union of Journalists)


@saveFOI plan to be there again, live-tweeting the session.


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