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Citizen Participation and Public Petitions Committee

Wednesday 23 November 2022 10:15 AM


1. Consideration of continued petitions: The Committee will consider the following continued petitions— PE1900: Access to prescribed medication for detainees in police custody and will take evidence from David Strang, former chair and Dr Carole Hunter, former member, Scottish Drug Deaths Task Force; PE1855: Pardon and memorialise those convicted under the Witchcraft Act 1563; PE1887: Create an Unborn Victims of Violence Act; PE1896: Provide every primary school child in Scotland with a reusable water bottle; PE1906: Investigate options for removing and reducing the impact of the central Glasgow section of the M8; PE1930: Ensure customers are always given information on cheapest possible fare in new Scotrail contract; and PE1933: Allow the Fornethy Survivors to access Scotland’s redress scheme. . 2. Consideration of new petitions: The Committee will consider the following new petitions— PE1954: End the installation of new telegraph poles for broadband provision; PE1955: Make the provision of public toilets a statutory duty; PE1956: Increase the provision of wheelchair accessible homes; and PE1962: Stop motorhomes parking overnight out with formal campsites, caravan parks and Aires.

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