Incoming ministerial briefs - "red" and "blue" books

Marcus Priest made this Freedom of Information request to Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

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From: Marcus Priest

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Dear Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education,

I seek incoming ministerial briefs - "red" and "blue" books - for the Liberal and Labor parties.

Yours faithfully,

Marcus Priest

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Dear Mr Priest,

We acknowledge receipt of your email correspondence below of 10 September 2013.

Kind regards,
FOI Team
Legal Branch | Corporate Division
Department of Industry
GPO Box 9839, Canberra ACT 2601

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From: Marcus Priest [mailto:[FOI #388 email]]
Sent: Tuesday, 10 September 2013 7:30 AM
To: Freedom of Information
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Incoming ministerial briefs - "red" and "blue" books

Dear Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science,
Research and Tertiary Education,

I seek incoming ministerial briefs - "red" and "blue" books - for
the Liberal and Labor parties.

Yours faithfully,

Marcus Priest

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Dear Mr Priest

Please find attached correspondence in response to your Freedom of
Information request to the former Department of Industry, Innovation,
Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education dated 10
September 2013.

You will note that the decision-maker states that you may wish to consider
lodging a fresh FOI request.  You should be aware that in accordance with
advice from the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, it is
this department’s ordinary practice to issue a notice of practical refusal
in circumstances where requests involve over 40 hours of processing time. 
You may wish to take this into account when considering the scope of any
fresh request that you may wish to make. 

Kind regards,

 

FOI Team

Legal Branch | Corporate Division

Department of Industry

GPO Box 9839, Canberra ACT 2601

 

Legal in Confidence - This transmission is intended only for the use of
the addressee and may contain confidential or legally privileged
information. If you are not the intended recipient, you are notified that
any use or dissemination of this communication is strictly prohibited. If
you have received this transmission in error, please notify me immediately
by telephone and delete copies of this transmission together with any
attachments.

 

 

 

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