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Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Section 48 – When application excluded

119.Under this section, an applicant will not be able to appeal to the Commissioner for a decision under section 47(1) as respects a request for review made to the Scottish Information Commissioner, a procurator fiscal, or the Lord Advocate (to the extent that the information requested is held by the Lord Advocate as head of the systems of criminal prosecution and investigation of deaths in Scotland).

120.Section 48 excludes appeal to the Commissioner for a decision under section 47(1), but the Commissioner, the Lord Advocate and procurators fiscal are subject to the other duties and obligations set out in this Act.

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