Civilians being Honoured in the Military Division

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Dear Main Honours Advisory Committee,

1. Please may I have all documents, legal advice and guidance showing how uniformed Cadet Force Adult Volunteers (who, despite wearing uniform, are all civilians and not part of any of Her Majesty's Armed Forces-prior to the 2017 introduction of the Cadet Forces Commission officers in the Air and Army cadets were reservists, though SNCOs were always civilians) are eligible to be appointed to the Military Division of the Most Excellent Order of The British Empire?

2. May I also have any documents as above relating to discussions about amending the statutes to better recognise cadet force adult volunteers?

If answering both questions would result in too much time/money for you to respond then please deal with 1. alone.

Yours faithfully,

Robert

Dear Main Honours Advisory Committee,

As I realise the site has not given my full name on the template it is Robert Ward.

Yours faithfully,

Robert

Dear Main Honours Advisory Committee,

You were due to reply by 29th January and failed to meet your statutory obligation. Failure to respond by 7th February will result in a referral to the ICO

Yours faithfully,

Robert Ward

Honours Mailbox, Main Honours Advisory Committee

Dear Mr Ward,
I have looked into your request below and I'm afraid that neither the
Cabinet Office Honours team, nor the Cabinet Office FOI team, have a
record of receiving a Freedom of Information request on Civilians being
Honoured in the Military Division. Could you please send on details of
this FOI, or any correspondence with the Cabinet Office regarding this
FOI, so that we can look into it for you as soon as possible.
Kind regards
Elizabeth Stewart
Honours and Appointments Secretariat
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From: Robert <[2][FOI #631048 email]>
Date: Thu, 6 Feb 2020 at 10:57
Subject: Re: Freedom of Information request - Civilians being Honoured
in the Military Division
To: FOI requests at Main Honours Advisory Committee
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Dear Main Honours Advisory Committee,

You were due to reply by 29th January and failed to meet your statutory
obligation. Failure to respond by 7th February will result in a referral
to the ICO

Yours faithfully,

Robert Ward

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Yours sincerely,

Robert

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CABINET OFFICE REFERENCE:  FOI329744

Dear ROBERT WARD

Thank you for your request for information. Your request was received
on 30/12/2019 and we are considering if it is appropriate to deal with
under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

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