November

PE1095 Petition on Protection for National and Regional Parks from Industrialisation, Including Wind Farms (32KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to provide greater protection for the National and Regional Parks of Scotland from industrialisation, including wind farms and their associated quarries, roads, cable trenches and sub-stations.

Published: 26 November 2007

PE1094 Petition on Minerals Planning Policy and Protection of Species and Habitats (28KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to review its minerals planning policy guidance to ensure that all aspects of such developments are fully considered by planning authorities.

Published: 26 November 2007

PE1093 Petition on Proposed Nursery School Closures (37KB pdf)

Calls for the Parliament to urge the Scottish Executive to extend the guidelines on proposed closures of nursery schools.

Published: 26 November 2007

PE1092 Petition on Seven Day Care Provision for Long-term Sick, Elderly and Disabled (32KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to ensure that the long-term sick, elderly and disabled receive care on the basis of need and, in particular, that such care is provided 7 days a week.

Published: 26 November 2007

PE1090 Petition on National Proof of Age Card for 12-26 Year Olds (45KB pdf)

Calls for the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to introduce a national proof of age card free for all 12-26 year olds.

Published: 26 November 2007

PE1084 Petition on Merger of Neurological Units and Impact on North of Scotland (39KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to take immediate action to halt the merger of Scotland’s four neurological units and to give proper consideration to the impact of this for people in the Aberdeen and north of Scotland areas with brain injuries or trauma who would have to travel south for life saving treatment.

Published: 26 November 2007

PE1076 Petition on Appeal Tribunal to Review Decisions by Public Services Ombudsman (43KB pdf)

Calls for the Parliament to set up an Appeal Tribunal to review final decisions by the Public Services Ombudsman where any complainer so requests.

Published: 26 November 2007

PE1075 Petition on Registered Social Landlords, Communities Scotland and Audit Scotland (26KB pdf)

Calls for the Parliament to investigate the administration and operation of registered social landlords and to investigate the role of Communities Scotland as the regulatory and inspection body and for such registered social landlords to be brought within the remit of Audit Scotland.

Published: 26 November 2007

PE1089 Petition on Exposure to Hazardous Toxins and Increase in Cancers and Other Chronic Illnesses (35KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to investigate any links between exposure to hazardous toxins in the environment and in the workplace and the rising incidence of cancers and other chronic illnesses.

Published: 12 November 2007

PE1088 Petition on Salary Levels and Conditions of Further Education Lecturing Staff (47KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to conduct an inquiry into the salary levels and conditions of Further Education lecturing staff, presently seriously disadvantaged when compared with University lecturers and school teachers.

Published: 12 November 2007

PE1087 Petition on Underground and Undersea Cabling for Electricity Transmission Lines (41KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to consider and debate using underground and, where appropriate, undersea cabling for new electricity transmission lines such as that proposed between Beauly and Denny.

Published: 12 November 2007

PE1086 Petition on Hospital Car Parking Charges (33KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to issue new guidance to Health Boards to remove excessive charges for car parking, particularly for those staff who work shifts and for whom public transport alternatives are limited.

Published: 12 November 2007

PE1085 Petition on Recognition for Kinship Carers (40KB pdf)

Calls for the Parliament to urge the Scottish Executive to provide total recognition for kinship care.

Published: 12 November 2007

PE1072 Petition on John Wheatley College and Compliance with Charities Test (27KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to take steps to enable John Wheatley College to be able to comply fully with the “Charities Test” established under the terms of the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005.

Published: 12 November 2007

PE1071 Petition on Access to Visiting Specialist Teachers of Music, Art and Physical Education (34KB pdf)

Calls on the Scottish Executive to ensure that all primary school children, particularly those in remote and rural areas, have adequate access to visiting specialist teachers of music, art and physical education.

Published: 12 November 2007

PE1070 Petition on Village and Community Halls in Rural Scotland (25KB pdf)

Calls for the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Executive to recognise the importance of village and community halls in rural Scotland and to (a) create a Scottish Halls Fund to refurbish or modernise community buildings to increase the level of community use and improve the range and quality of services provided; (b) fund a Village Halls Support Service; (c) create a fair relief scheme for water charges for charities that will maintain the exemption beyond 2010; and (d) work with appropriate partners to cut regulatory burdens and support the interests of Hall Committees.

Published: 12 November 2007

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