FOI Disclosure Log

FOI Reference Number Date of Access FOI Request Information Provided in Response to the Request Supplementary Information
1 02/07/2012 1. Copies of minutes, transcripts of meetings, letters, notes, emails or other correspondence made between members of the Authority in relation to the Gulf War Syndrome investigation;

2. Copies of legal opinion, advice or otherwise provided to the authority in relation to section 5D of the VEA and the definition of disease that the Authority utilises when making its decisions.
Five (5) sets of minutes (with deletions)
Two (2) emails
Irrelevant matter was deleted under s.22 of the FOI Act.

Exemption of information on the ground of legal professional privilege was made under s.42 of the FOI Act.
2 05/06/2013 Copy of minutes of April 2013 meeting of the Repatriation Medical Authority. Minutes of meeting (with deletions) Personal information deleted under s.47F of the FOI Act.
3 22/10/2013 Copy of documents and correspondence relating to the attendance of international experts at a Repatriation Medical Authority Gulf War workshop held on 23 to 25 July 2000. Eight (8) sets of minutes (with deletions)

55 other documents
Irrelevant matter was deleted under s.22 of the FOI Act.
4 05/02/2015 Correspondence from Dr John Graham arising from his attendance at a Repatriation Medical Authority Gulf War workshop held on 23 to 25 July 2000. Seventeen (17) emails, letters and other documents  
5 19/09/2017 Minutes and notes of meetings regarding the investigation into chemically-acquired brain injury caused by mefloquine, tafenoquine or primaquine Three (3) sets of minutes (with deletions) Irrelevant matter was deleted under s.22 of the FOI Act.
6 22/01/2018 Email correspondence associated with tooth wear investigation Five (5) letters (with deletions) Irrelevant matter was deleted under s.22, and personal information under s.47F of the FOI Act.
7 27/02/2018 Reference and information relating to definition of tooth wear Two (2) information tables  
8 13/03/2018 Correspondence between RMA and SMRC in relation to SMRC review of Gulf War illness Three (3) letters and one (1) email  
9 28/03/2018 References and literature relating to tooth wear One (1) discussion paper and 128 medical-scientific articles  
10 04/04/2019 Documents relating to the Statements of Principles concerning concussion and moderate to severe traumatic brain injury. Eight (8) RMA working papers concerning moderate to severe traumatic brain injury, concussion or posttraumatic headache. Five (5) sets of minutes (with deletions). Irrelevant matter was deleted under s 22, and personal information under s 47F of the FOI Act.
11 14/05/2019 Documents related to the 2017 review of the contents of Statements of Principles Instrument Nos. 59 & 60 of 2013 concerning Guillain-Barre Syndrome One submission containing “current published expert opinion concerning the status of acute and chronic peripheral neuropathy.”
Two RMA medical researcher papers
-Discussion paper in response to submission - "chronic" Guillan-Barre syndrome - April 2017.
-Briefing paper - Guillain Barre syndrome – February 2018; and
Summary of Issues document re Guillain Barre syndrome – February 2018.
Documents redacted as irrelevant matter was deleted under s 22, and personal information under s 47F of the FOI Act.

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