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Freedom of Information (FOI)/Environmental Information Regulations (EIR) Releases

Freedom of Information (FOI)/Environmental Information Regulations (EIR) Releases

Please find previous responses to FOI/EIR requests below:

2018

November

FOI/18/02708 - Access to 1949 Hamilton Sheriff Court records (311 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02711 - Request for information regarding imprisonment in 1937 (311 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02977 - Request for statistics from Register of Births in 1888 (307 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02764 - Access to 1919 Edinburgh High Court record (204 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02862 - Access to information relating to the 1968 Fatal Accident Inquiry records (AD27/1969/1 (AD27/1969/11-120)) (310 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02933 - Access to closed divorce record (CS258/1972/4062) (309 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02975 - Access to records relating to Sir Ewan Forbes (CS258-1991-P892) (205 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02945 - Access to 1973 Hamilton Sheriff Court records (SC37/55/21, items 318-321) (311 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02999 - Access to 1929 court records (SC35/7/9, page 336) (307 KB PDF)

October

FOI/18/02530 - Information in relation to death of Albert Horsburgh (SC57/20/3, pp.314-318) (205 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02944 - Number of and reasons for suicides in Scotland from 2007-2017 (307 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02946 - Income generated by the ScotlandsPeople website since 2013 (351KB PDF)

FOI/18/02475 - Access to information contained in prison case files relating to Stanislaw Myszka (HH16/235, HH16/469/1, HH16/469/2, HH16/567) (203 KB PDF)

FOI/18/03018 - Information on the expiry of credits for the ScotlandsPeople website (321KB PDF)

September

FOI/18/02083 - Access to closed prison records for James McNair (HH21/48/8, HH16/341 and JC26/1956/58) (392 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02170 - Access to closed divorce record (CS25/16018) (306 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02195 -  Request for information regarding imprisonment at Barlinnie Prison (HH21/70/63) (310 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02241 - Access to information in the Barlinnie prison register and register index (HH21/70/135 and HH21/70/72) (313 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02193 - Access to High Court record (JC26/1926/16) (307 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02194 - Access to closed divorce records (CS258/1962/2560) (307 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02199 - Access to closed Sheriff Court record (SC37/55/17/9) (205 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02200 - Access to closed court record (SC36/56/254) (306 KB PDF)

August

FOI/18/02032 - Request for additional information related to Caledonian Humanist Association (CHA) (305 KB PDF) and attachment (297 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01919 - Access to closed court records (CS258/1962/3575 and CS46/1962/102) (307 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02058 - Information on ICT expenditure in National Records of Scotland (NRS) (208 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02066 - Access to closed divorce records (CS46/1921/1/64) (207 KB PDF)

FOI/18/02067 - Access to closed court record from 1920 (SC36/56/140) (207 KB PDF)

July

FOI/18/01501 - Access to closed High Court records (JC26/1990/87) (192 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01632 - Information on accounting software and applications used by NRS (254 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01759 - Access to investigation by Procurator Fiscal (68 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01807 - Access to closed Haddington Sheriff Court records (64 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01650 - Access to closed divorce records (CS253/4539) (191 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01711 - Access to closed Court of Session records (CS254/1498) (191 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01854 - Access to information in the Senior Leaving Certificate Examination Results records (ED40/110) (244 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01729 - Access to Glasgow Sheriff Court records from 1928 (SC36/5/27) and Barlinnie Prison Registers from 1902 (HH21/70/29) (201 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01842 - Access to closed divorce records (CS258/9545) (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01730 - Access to correspondence with Caledonian Humanist Association (CHA) (303 KB PDF) and attachment (2.73 MB PDF)

June

FOI/18/01362 - Access to Sheriff Court records SC1/55/34/162-162A) (127 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01436 - Statistics from Register of Births (580 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01419 - Access to closed divorce records (CS258/1978/8627) (192 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01633 - Penrose Inquiry Warning Letters records at NRS (267 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01443 - Access to closed divorce records (CS253/2451) (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01536 - Access to closed Sheriff Court records (SC50/28/5) (190 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01569 - Access to divorce records (CS258/1959/4263) (127 KB PDF)

May

FOI/18/01211 - Access to divorce records (CS258/1977/6249) (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01216 - Access to divorce case notes (CS258/43429) (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01225 - Access to closed Sheriff Court records (SC20/5/1963/1/A/267) (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00970 - Extract of a Decree of Divorce from 1977 (189 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01178 - Access to Edinburgh Sheriff Court records from 1984 (192 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01107 - Access to divorce records (CS258/1958/1596) (190 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01346 - Access to Sheriff Court records from 1987 (192 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01099 - Access to Court of Session records (CS258/1987/2003 and CS258/1992/1295)  (190 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01129 - Access to closed divorce records (CS251/2749) (189 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01197 - Access to closed divorce records (CS258/1983/3610) (190 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01226 - Access to closed divorce records (CS348/2005/920) (189 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01294 - Family History Research (emigration) (135 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01240 - Access to closed Sheriff Court records (SC14/45/11 and SC14/47/11) (130 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01244 - Access to closed Sheriff Court records (SC36/56/143) (128 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01347 - Access to closed High Court records (JC26/1936/28) (128 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01295 - Access to closed court records (SC49/41/8/472-6 and SC49/43/62/1918/12) (206 KB PDF)

April

FOI/18/00794 - Date of publication of NRS Annual Procurement Report for 2017-18 (132 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00634 - Access to closed High Court records (JC26/1970/47) (191 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00648 - Access to the Sheriff Principal’s decision enclosed in CS258/1982/1056 (191 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00839 - Number of deaths recorded at Castlebay Drive flats in Milton Glasgow (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01036 - Number of deaths recorded 2008-2017 where person was homeless or sleeping rough (185 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01047 - Number of drugs related deaths with recordings of Buprenorphine (199 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00966 - Access to closed Sheriff Court records (SC39/19/1924/12) (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00998 - Sight of indecent assault case 1926 Glasgow Sheriff Court (131 KB PDF)

FOI/18/01113 - Access to closed High Court records (AD15/19/120) (129 KB PDF)

March

FOI/18/00314 - Access to closed Sheriff Court record (SC1/13/1926/60) (191 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00520 - Access to closed Court of Session records (CS258/1963/3275 and CS258/1965/1223) (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00447 - Information in relation to death of Robert Bell (SC39/66/96) (191 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00445 - Access to closed High Court records (JC26/1990/875; JC34/54/154; AD15/90/650, 659 & 667) (192 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00785 - Contract for the Provision of Scotland’s Census 2021 Online Collection instrument (OJEU Ref: 2017/s 065-122442) to CACI Ltd (Contract, Schedule 1, Schedule 2, Schedule 3, Schedule 4, Schedule 5, Schedule 6, Schedule 7, Schedule 8, Schedule 9, Schedule 10, Schedule 11, Schedule 12, Schedule 13, Schedule 14, Change Control Note 001) (Max size 3.67 MB PDF)

FOI/18/00555 - Access to prison record of Alexander Longmuir (205 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00587 - Details of a murder case from the sixties and of a drug case from around 25 years ago relating to John Wintour Scott Steele Robertson (206 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00811 - Sight of summons lodged in at least 270 cases raised against a particular individual (194 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00618 - Access to closed Sheriff Court records (SC36/9A/1925/92) (190 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00628 - Access to closed divorce papers (CS258/1972/5818) (190 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00635 - Information regarding a compensation case from 1957 (190 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00916 - Copy of decree issued in 2014 (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00945 - Extract of petition to Court of Session from 2016 (129 KB PDF)

February

FOI/18/00009 - Currently lost, misplaced or recalled files (123 KB PDF) and attachment (47 KB Excel spread sheet)

FOI/18/00160 - Gender balance on public boards in Scotlands (147 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00201 - Access to closed divorce court records (CS258/11064 and CS256/1451) (192 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00220 - Access to closed Sheriff Court record (SC1/13/1931/8) (129 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00211 - Access to closed Court of Session records (CS258/1980/13223) (191 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00202 - Access to closed court records of a divorce (CS258/43100) (130 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00451 - Paternity leave offered to NRS employees (185 KB PDF)

January

FOI/18/00081 - Revenue generated by Scotlands' People when it was contracted out (241 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00008 - Government files not opened in 2016 and 2017 (239 KB PDF)

FOI/18/00007 - Closed records relating to the trial of Henry John Burnett, the last man hanged in Scotland (203 KB PDF)

FOI/17/02492 - State Hospital Patient files (192 KB PDF)

2017

December

FOI/17/02886 - Record of the divorce, Nicol Brown Fletcher and Ellen or Helen Gorman (196 KB PDF)

FOI/17/02736 - Marriages with gender recognition clauses and divorces where the marriage was conducted under the terms of the Equal Marriage Act (134 KB PDF)

FOI/17/02790 - Guidelines on which baby names to counsel on (128 KB PDF)

FOI/17/02525 - Barlinnie Prison Records, 1950s and 1960s (217 KB PDF)

November

FOI/17/02516 - Ayr Sheriff Court records, 1949 (191 KB PDF)

FOI/17/02175 - Information on WWI soldiers and suffragettes in Inverness Prison Registers (197 KB PDF)

October

FOI/17/02414 - Date of birth and death for individuals who died of E. Coli in 2016 (187 KB PDF) 

FOI/17/02301 - Ground subsistence and building damage in the Hopetoun Street area of Bathgate, 1975-76 (131 KB PDF)

FOI/17/02265 - National Records of Scotland Flexi-Time, Maternity Leave and Leave Policies (258 KB PDF)

FOI/17/02262 - Divorce rates related to the faith ceremony since 2005 (131 KB PDF)

FOI/17/02174 - Prison Registers, Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow (193 KB PDF)

FOI/17/02046 - Record Management Plans - Liaison and Update Table (309 KB PDF)

September

FOI/17/02049 - Archival Information Package (190 KB PDF)

FOI/17/01853 - Prison Discipline (HH57/1727) (189 KB PDF)

August

FOI/17/01690 - Scottish National Entitlement Card Programme (3.1 MB PDF)

July

FOI/17/01525 - Prison Registers, Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow (770 KB PDF)

FOI/17/01521 - TLC Faith and their Celebrants (930 KB PDF)

FOI/17/01300 - Scottish National Entitlement Card Programme (194 KB PDF)

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