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|Freedom of Information Bill 2014 ||Chief Secretary's Office||Consultation on the Freedom of Information Bill 2014|
The Council of Ministers is consulting on the draft Freedom of Information Bill 2014. The draft Bill enables persons who are ordinarily resident on the Isle of Man to obtain access to information held by public authorities in accordance with the principles that (a) the information should be available to promote the public interest and (b) exceptions to the right of access are necessary to maintain a balance with rights to privacy, effective government and value for the taxpayer.
|10 February 2014 - 4 April 2014|
|Consultation on Draft Fairness at Work Policy, Procedures and Guidance ||Human Resources||Draft Fairness at Work Policy, Procedures and Guidance|
The Civil Service Commission is consulting on the new Draft Fairness at Work Policy, which is to replace the 2009 Prevention of Bullying, Harassment and Victimisation at Work Policy.
The Fairness at Work Policy is broader in scope and more generic than the current Prevention of Bullying, Harassment and Victimisation at Work Policy, and focuses on promoting a culture in which all members of staff are treated fairly and consistently and with dignity and respect.
The first part of the document comprises the Policy which defines the Aims and the Scope and sets out expected standards of behaviour. The second part of the Policy consists of Appendices, which provide definitions, clarification, guidance, forms and a flowchart to illustrate the process.
A copy of the document and the accompanying letter can be downloaded via the links below.
|30 January 2014 - 14 March 2014|
|Consultation on civil penalties – expansion of use||F.S.C||Consultation on civil penalties – expansion of use|
Consultations issued by the Commission on proposals to expand the civil penalties framework to include significant and material regulatory failings. All comments on the proposals and their impact are welcome – preferably by e-mail.
|24 January 2014 - 21 March 2014|
|Proposed amendments to regulations in relation to provision of legal aid||General Registry||Consultation in relation to draft amendment regulations in relation to the provision of legal aid in the Isle of Man|
The Legal Aid Committee wishes to invite comment from the general public, relevant stakeholders and other interested parties in relation to a number of proposals to amend secondary legislation (regulations) which are relevant to the provision of legal aid in the Isle of Man. The proposals include draft regulations in relation to the provision of legal aid for mediation and draft regulations in relation to the introduction of a statutory charge. There are also a number of other proposals. Please see the consultation document for further details.
|20 January 2014 - 14 March 2014|
|Consultation on the Fire and Rescue Service Bill 2013||Chief Secretary's Office||Consultation on the Fire and Rescue Service Bill 2013|
The Department wishes to invite comment on the attached consultation documentation in relation to a draft bill that deals with the functions and appointment of the Isle of Man Fire and Rescue Service on the one hand, and the duties of various parties, including the Department, to promote and secure fire safety within premises on the other. Significant changes include moving away from the issue of fire certificates and regulations setting out prescribed safety measures, to a requirement on persons to be responsible for taking their own measures to ensure fire safety within their premises.
Paper copies, large print copies and audio versions, of the consultation documents, may be supplied upon request.
|10 January 2014 - 10 March 2014|