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Windrush immigration papers scandal: What it didn't teach UK.gov about data compliance

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Re: And as for how long...

If one were to do a comparative study in the department of geriatric studies - perform some sort of analysis on a population that had to be comparable with data from a population last seen by a doctor 60 years ago, perhaps... well, one might be cursing the foresight of a bean counter who decided that the statute of limitations was 6 years, so that's as long as the records needed keeping for.

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