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Approvals of Advertising (Cancer Act)

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

I would like to request that you provide a list of all instances in the past year where approval has been sought for the advertising of cancer treatment or advice under Section 4(5) of the Cancer Act 1939. Please include any information held on the nature of the application, the outcome, and any reasoning, if recorded.

Yours faithfully,

G Morris

Department of Health and Social Care

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Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear G Morris,

Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response
to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1411187).

Yours sincerely, 

Freedom of Information Team
Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Department of Health and Social Care's handling of my FOI request entitled 'Approvals of Advertising (Cancer Act)'.

You claim to be the incorrect organisation, and suggest that I might instead direct my request to NHS England. I find this hard to believe, as the legislation refers to the Minister of Health, the successor role to which appears to be within your remit.

Please review your response, and search your records to establish if you hold the information that I requested.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/a...

Yours faithfully,

G Morris

Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Mr Morris, 
 
Please find attached the outcome letter regarding the internal review into
the handling of FOI-1411187.
 
Yours sincerely,
 
Mr D Stanton
Freedom of Information Team
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