Access to Information Programme
Legal Statement on Proposed Amendments to the Trade Register Act
17/11/2010
On November 11, 2010, AIP submitted a ctirical statement to the Parliamentary Legal Affairs Committee with regard to Draft Amendments to the Trade Register Act. AIP expresses its concern that attempts are being made not for the first time in Bulgaria's recent history for restricting publicity using the ground of personal data protection. The Statement is in Bulgarian.
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Statement on the Content of Mandatory Instruction of the State Commission on Information Security Regarding the Official Secret
03/11/2010
On November 3, 2010, AIP presented a written statement before the State Commission on Information Security with regard to the application of the provision of the Protection of Classified Information Act which regulates the classification of information as "official secret."
The Statement was part of a series of discussions of a working group set up by the SCIS. The group is composed of representatives of the SCIS, the State Agency “National Security,” of the Council of Ministers and experts from AIP. The group identified the need to review the existing lists of what information may be classified as official secret. The Statement is in Bulgarian.
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