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Petition Comprehensive Freedom of Information Act be passed by the Northern Territory Parliament as a matter of urgency (221 petitioners)



Petition Comprehensive Freedom of Information Act be passed by the Northern Territory Parliament as a matter of urgency (221 petitioners)

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Tabled Paper 3168


Tabled Papers for 7th Assembly 1994 - 1997; Tabled papers; ParliamentNT




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Jtthn Bailey ~ Member fo r Wanguri Petition TO | | | r: HONORABLE SPEAKER AND m e 1Vjh er s OF THE LEGISLATIVE AsSf,;|VlBLY OF THE NORTHERN TEfl l l l1 ORY OF AUSTRALIA: WE | ||E UNDERSIGNED ^(ICCTFULLY SHOWETH that: iiorians want the right to: * nee documents containing personal information about themselves held by the Northern Territory Government; + nsk for information to be changed if it is incorrect or misleading. | iiorians want the right to require the l j()i llicm Territory Government to: + explain how they are organised; + explain what functions they have; reveal what documents they hold and how Territorians can access them; + explain the rules and practices which are used in decisions which affect Territorians. yy/llliout a Freedom o f Information Act, y (,K iiorians do not have these rights. ^,,Hlialians in every other state and Territory j1)(Vo a Freedom o f Information Act. Why cii.'1 we? 1 y| i iiorians want a Government that is OPEN a)1(| ACCOUNTABLE. YO(l|( PETITIONERS HUMBLY PRAY THA,: ^ ,(tinprehensive Freedom o f Information Act passed by the northern Territory Parliament j, (t matter of urgency. AN,j VOUR PETITIONERS, AS IN DUTY BOtlND, WILL EVER PRAY. n , k ( s) -v d e a . e R T ^,l,liess (p ^ jjjyiuitiue(& pl iise'fCTum to JohirBailey, MLA Wanguri I'O Box 41856, Casuarina NT 0811 OR Shop 3, Rear Wanguri Shops, Wanguri Electorate Office; Rear Wanguri Shops

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