21 May 2010File ref: T/3/7/119Ian Benson10 County House MewsMonkgateYorkYO31 7NRSent by email:email@example.com Dear Mr Benson
Freedom of information request: terrorism legislation
Thank you for your email of 26 April 2010 requesting information about the arrangementsthe University has made with regard to terrorism legislation. I am pleased to enclose theinformation you requested.Q1. You asked for any information or advice provided to staff or students regarding anypotential liability under terrorism legislation, which might result from accessing materialsfor teaching or research. The University has not prepared information or advice on thistopic.Q2. You asked if the University has any policies or procedures for reviewing or assessingreading lists, module descriptors or other teaching materials that consider questions ofsafety and risk under terrorism legislation. The University does not have any such policiesor procedures.Q3. You asked for any policies or procedures for dealing with any potential actions takenby the authorities against the University, its staff or students. I am pleased to provide youwith the hyperlink to the University’s protocol for removing websites:http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/information-services/about/policies-and-regulations/security-policies/removing-websites. The Protocol was approved by theUniversity’s Central Management Group on 22 April 2008 and was promoted throughvarious channels, including articles in University newsletters, in May 2008.If you do not have Internet access, please let me know and I will be happy to send you aprintout of the relevant pages.