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Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Section 19 – Content of certain notices

68.This section requires that a fees notice issued under section 9(1), or a refusal notice issued under sections 16(1), (4) or (5) (including a refusal notice given by virtue of section 18(1)) or under section 17(1) must contain particulars of the procedure provided by the authority for dealing with complaints and of the right to request a review and to appeal to the Commissioner.

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