The Official Secrets Act 1889 Excerpt

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Title

The Official Secrets Act 1889 Excerpt

Description

An Act to prevent the Disclosure of Official Documents and
Information.

Source

Excerpt From The Official Secrets Act, 1889 An Act To Prevent The Disclosure Of Official Documents And Information.

Date

26 August 1889

Relation

Official Secrecy House of Commons Library. 

This Note sets out the historical background to the current laws on official secrecy. It also provides a brief summary of notable cases which have involved official information legislation. 

Type

paper

Identifier

CFM.15.108

Coverage

1889

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The Official Secrets Act 1889 Excerpt
(26 August 1889)

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paper

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Official Secrets Act 1889 Excerpt.pdf

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Citation

“The Official Secrets Act 1889 Excerpt ,” The Camden Fort Meagher Archive, accessed May 24, 2020, https://oscailandoras.com/items/show/410.

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