Reps make defence, economy no-go areas in passed FoI Bill

Stipulates three-year jail term for offenders Minister, Editors’ Guild laud lawmakers’ action TRUE to their promise, members of the House of Representatives yesterday passed into law the controversial Freedom of Information (FoI) Bill, which had taken on the toga of the nation’s oldest legal instrument before the National Assembly. The 34-clause bill, which was unanimously passed by the lawmakers present at the session, was immediately transmitted to the Senate for concurrence. Its passage ...
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Added February 24, 2011
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