Tuesday, April 21, 2009

The Number of FOI Review in China

Between 1 May 2008 and 31 December 2008, 881 applications were made for administrative reconsideration or internal review of agency decisions on access requests in 17 provinces. 307 FOI lawsuits were lodged with the Chinese courts in these provinces. Most of applications for administrative reconsideration and lawsuits occurred in Shanghai, 683 and 258 respectively. The number of complaints about FOI matters was only 26.

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