[Linux-aus] Council Meeting 1 February 2013 - Minutes

Chris Neugebauer chrisjrn at gmail.com
Sat Feb 9 12:06:47 EST 2013

On Sat, Feb 9, 2013 at 11:53 AM, Kathy Reid <kathy at kathyreid.id.au> wrote:
> In documenting the minutes we attempt to strike a balance between
> openness and privacy; respect and transparency. There were two matters
> that due to our obligations under the National Privacy Principles had to
> be discussed, but not disclosed. By minuting the discussions as 'in
> camera', we've tried to balance being as open as possible while ensuring
> our legal (and moral) obligations are upheld.
> However, if the community would prefer not to be advised about these
> matters, we'd be happy to alter the format of minutes - we represent,
> and work on behalf of the community so will be guided by feedback here.

I, for one, think that seeing /in camera/ items minuted is good.
However, in the interests of openness, it would be good if any such
items were disclosed to the membership in due course.


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