§ Lord Shepherd
asked Her Majesty's Government:
When they intend to make available the responses to the public consultation on the draft Freedom of Information Bill. [HL4359]
§ Lord Bassam of Brighton
My right honourable friend the Home Secretary has placed copies in the 141WA Library today, where they will be held for six months. My right honourable friend the Home Secretary intends to announce tomorrow the changes to the draft Freedom of Information Bill which arise from the Government's response to the consultation exercise and pre-legislative scrutiny.