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Friday, December 12, 2008

Australian govt. blogging on OA to PSI

Australia's Department of Broadband, Communications and Digital Economy has launched a Digital Economy Future Directions blog which is discussing, among other topics, OA to public sector information.

Anne Fitzgerald notes by email that

... I believe that this is the first time this issue has been specifically raised for public consultation by the federal government, although the Victorian Parliament has an ongoing inquiry into access to PSI ....