Nathan Williamson’s folder - February 2019 Senate Committee Community Affairs Legislation

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Dear Department of Social Services,

I would like to seek access to the documents that were included in Nathan Williamson’s folder for the February 2019 session of the Senate Committee for Community Affairs Legislation.

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Yours faithfully,

Freedom Fighter of Information

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FOI, Department of Social Services

Dear Freedom Fighter of Information

Freedom of Information Request No. 18/19-070

I refer to your correspondence received by the Department of Social Services (the Department) on 27 February 2019, in which you requested access, under the Commonwealth Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act) to:

“I would like to seek access to the documents that were included in Nathan Williamson’s folder for the February 2019 session of the Senate Committee for Community Affairs Legislation.”.

Unless you advise otherwise, duplicate documents and the names, contact details and signatures of non-Senior Executive Service (SES) staff, as well as mobile phone numbers and signatures of SES staff, will be excluded from the scope of your request under s22(1)(b)(ii) of the FOI Act. If you do require these details, please inform us within five days of this email so that the decision maker can consider your request.

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