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Groups Urge Government to Enact FOIA

With Parliament to be prorogued on April 11th, 2017, this administration has all but lost its window to enact important legislation like the Freedom of Information Act 2017 (FOIA) ahead of elections. The coalition of 22 civil society and private industry groups which working tirelessly on this legislation urges this government to gazette and enact FOIA 2017 as soon as possible to avoid a repeat of the 2012 Act, which was never implemented due to a lack of enforcement date.

The coalition includes: Citizens for a Better Bahamas, The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers Confederation, Nassau Institute, ReEarth, The Organization for Responsible Governance, Save the Bays...

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