HC Deb 24 February 2004 vol 418 c401W
Tim Loughton

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills pursuant to his answer of 30 January 2004,Official Report, columns 579—80W, under which section of the Code of Practice on Access to Information he declined to provide the information requested; and whether Jenny Gray is a full-time employee of his Department. [153588]

Mr. Charles Clarke

[holding answer 6 February 2004]I refer the hon. Member to exemption 12 of the Code of Practice on Access to Government Information. In line with this exemption, it is not our policy to disclose information on individual civil servants that may constitute or could facilitate an invasion of privacy.