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Descriptor English: Access to Information
Descriptor Spanish: Acceso a la Información
Descriptor Portuguese: Acesso à Informação
Descriptor French: Accès à l'information
Entry term(s): FOIA Request
FOIA Requests
Freedom of Information Act Requests
Information, Access to
Open Access to Information
Public Access to Information
Request, FOIA
Requests, FOIA
Tree number(s): I01.880.604.473.352.500.030
L01.143.024
L01.737.030
SH1.040.020.020.050
SP9.020.020.040.010
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D022126
Scope note: Individual's rights to obtain and use information collected or generated by others.
Allowable Qualifiers: ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
Public MeSH Note: 2001
History Note: 2001
DeCS ID: 36354
Unique ID: D022126
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/27
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Access to Information - Preferred
Concept UI M0356723
Scope note Individual's rights to obtain and use information collected or generated by others.
Preferred term Access to Information
Entry term(s) Information, Access to
Public Access to Information - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0504933
Preferred term Public Access to Information
Entry term(s) Open Access to Information
Freedom of Information Act Requests - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0356724
Scope note The Freedom of Information Act, passed in 1966, provides the public and industry a means of acquiring information about Federal Government activities.
Preferred term Freedom of Information Act Requests
Entry term(s) FOIA Request
FOIA Requests
Request, FOIA
Requests, FOIA



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