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The Senior Investigator found that section 37(1) (personal information) applied to the expert report and that the public interest did not weigh in favour of its release.
24th February 2021
The Senior Investigator found that section 37(1) (personal information) applied to the expert report and its addendums and that the public interest did not weigh in favour of their release.
The Senior Investigator affirmed the decision of the HSE to refuse access, under section 15(1)(a) of the Act, to any further records other than those already released on the ground that no further relevant records exist or can be found.
Health Service Executive
The Senior Investigator affirmed TUSLA's decision.
23rd February 2021
TUSLA: Child and Family Agency
The Senior Investigator varied the HRCDC's decision. She affirmed its decision on certain information under sections 36(1)(b) and 37(1) of the FOI Act. She annulled its decision on the remaining information and directed its release.
Health Research Consent Declaration Committee
The Senior Investigator varied the decision of the Department. He directed the release of additional parts of the records at issue.
22nd February 2021
Department of Public Expenditure and Reform
The Senior Investigator affirmed the Service's decision, under section 37(1) of the FOI Act
19th February 2021
Houses of the Oireachtas Service
The Senior Investigator affirmed the decision of Revenue.
Office of the Revenue Commissioners
The Senior Investigator annulled the decisions of the HSE on the ground that it did not comply with the provisions of section 15(4) of the Act before refusing the requests under section 15(1)(c). He directed the HSE to consider the requests afresh.
18th February 2021
OIC-101975-R8N5L9 OIC-102625-P9F7H9 OIC-102630-P0T9N2
The Senior Investigator affirmed the Council's decision.
17th February 2021
Mayo County Council