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Public Petitions Committee

Thursday 21 December 2017 10:00 AM


The Committee will meet at 10:00 am in the David Livingstone Room (CR6) 1. Consideration of continued petitions: The Committee will consider the following continued petitions— PE1602 by Carol Sunnucks on ECGs and heart echo tests within antenatal care; PE1626 by Pat Rafferty on behalf of Unite Scotland on Regulation of Bus Services; PE1629 by Jennifer Lewis on MRI scans for Ocular Melanoma sufferers in Scotland; PE1632 by Amanda Macdonald on Concessionary transport for carers; PE1638 by Sean Clerkin on Local Housing Allowance (Bedroom tax 2); PE1653 by Michaela Jackson on behalf of Gorebridge Community Trust on Active travel infrastructure; PE1658 by Wendy Stephen on Compensation for those who suffered a neurological disability following administration of the Pluserix vaccine between 1988 and 1992. PE1662 by Janey Cringean and Lorraine Murray on behalf of Tick-borne Illness Campaign Scotland on Improve Treatment for Patients with Lyme Disease and Associated Tick-borne Diseases; and PE1664 by Harry Huyton on behalf of OneKind on Greater protection for mountain hares. 2. Consideration of a new petition: The Committee will consider the following new petition— PE1681 by Richard Morris on Adult Consensual Incestuous Relationships and Marriage. 3. Consideration of continued petition (in private): The Committee will consider a draft letter on PE1458 by Peter Cherbi on Register of interests for members of Scotlands judiciary.

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