Details of request “Policies

Event history

This table shows the technical details of the internal events that happened to this request on WhatDoTheyKnow. This could be used to generate information about the speed with which authorities respond to requests, the number of requests which require a postal response and much more.

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id event_type created_at described_state last_described_at calculated_state link
5872433  sent  2019-12-14 14:17:51 +0000  waiting_response  2019-12-14 14:17:51 +0000  waiting_response  outgoing  
5877536  response  2019-12-16 08:42:00 +0000    2019-12-16 14:23:00 +0000  waiting_response  incoming  
5878409  status_update  2019-12-16 14:22:59 +0000  waiting_response  2019-12-16 14:23:00 +0000  waiting_response   
6026010  response  2020-01-13 17:16:28 +0000        incoming  
6675363  edit  2020-04-14 03:46:40 +0100         
6675364  edit  2020-04-14 03:46:40 +0100         
6675365  edit  2020-04-14 03:46:40 +0100         
6675366  edit  2020-04-14 03:46:40 +0100         

Here described means when a user selected a status for the request, and the most recent event had its status updated to that value. calculated is then inferred by WhatDoTheyKnow for intermediate events, which weren't given an explicit description by a user. See the search tips for description of the states.

You can get this page in computer-readable format as part of the main JSON page for the request. See the API documentation.