A phone call from Canberra from someone who should know:
- The Freedom of Information Amendment (New Arrangements) Bill has been /is being referred to a Senate committee.
- A public hearing will be scheduled in Sydney on 10 November.
- "There is no appetite among cross benchers to support the legislation."
The ALP, The Greens and those on the crossbenches can
(Update - Bill introduced in the Senate and debate adjourned until 25 November.)