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Petition PE294

Petition by Mr Ian Arnott on behalf of Haddington And District Amenity Society calling for the Scottish Parliament to recognise the historical and cultural significance of the land at Briery Bank, Haddington; to investigate the recommendations made by the most recent Public Local Inquiry into the designation of land at Briery Bank for housing; and to initiate a new public inquiry.

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Petition PE293

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Executive to initiate a judicial review of whether the proposed modification to the Local Plan to allow housing development at Briery Bank, Haddington violated the human rights of the of the petitioners and if so, to instruct a further public inquiry.

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Petition PE292

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to investigate the recommendations made in the most recent Public Local Inquiry on the designation of land for housing at Briery Bank, Haddington and to initiate a new, fully independent, public inquiry.

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Petition PE291

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to implement the Cubie Report in its entirety.

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Petition PE290

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to ban amphibious vehicles from transporting passengers and especially children, on the River Clyde, or on any other river in Scotland.

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Petition PE289

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to seek an explanation from the MOD as to why it awarded a contract for British Army uniforms to a German firm, which was subsequently withdrawn following poor workmanship.

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Petition PE288

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to ask the MOD to explain why its contract to build four roll-on roll-off ferries was awarded to a German shipbuilder.

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Petition PE287

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to oppose the suggestion of an 'opt-out' policy in relation to organ retention, where persons who do not wish to donate their organs after death must carry a card stating their objection.

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Petition PE286

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to take steps to revise the Naval Military and Air Forces etc (Disablement and Death) Service Pension Order 1983 in order to ensure equity for all service personnel (and ex-service personnel) for injuries susta

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Petition PE285

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament, through its Justice and Home Affairs Committee, to investigate his property title with a view to clarifying what he sees as a confusion in the law in this area.

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Petition PE284

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to investigate the proposed sale of land in the area of East Mains, East Kilbride, by South Lanarkshire Council and to urge the sale to be withdrawn in light of the loss of an open recreation area to the commun

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Petition PE283

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to initiate a public inquiry into the practice of organ retention at post-mortem without the appropriate parental consent.

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Petition PE282

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to ban body piercing and tattooing in Scotland, in order to protect young people from disfigurement or death.

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Petition PE281

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to take action to ensure that all Scottish prosecutions following contravention of Section 1 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 - Causing Death by Dangerous Driving be heard in the High Court.

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Petition PE280

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to recognise the importance and popularity of allotments and to establish an Allotments Working Group that would actively protect and promote allotment provision in Scotland.

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Petition PE279

calling for the SP to recognise the requirement for a central fund, allowing the establishment of a network of agencies to provide national support to adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse, and which will offer security of funding to existing services

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Petition PE278

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to ban the feeding of cattle blood, fat and gelatin to cows to reduce the risk of BSE transmission.

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Petition PE277

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to initiate a public enquiry into the administration of Grampian Housing Ltd., with a view to the introduction of legislation to allow the monitoring and audit of housing associations in Scotland.

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Petition PE276

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to establish specialist clinics for the diagnosis and treatment of allergies in NHS hospitals in Scotland.

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Petition PE275

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to urge the Rural Affairs Department of the Scottish Executive to abide by the rules of natural justice and the European Convention on Human Rights in relation to public access to records held.

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Petition PE274

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to ensure there is an inquiry into the safety and welfare practices in operation at Jessiefield Prison, Dumfries.

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Petition PE273

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to ensure that 4x4 off-road driving does not take place in any public forest managed by the Forestry Commission.

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Petition PE272

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to amend the Disease of Fish (Control) Regulations 1994 to include compensation payments, rights of appeal and access to scientific data.

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Petition PE271

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to investigate and make recommendations to upgrade and complete the A801.

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Petition PE270

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to consider reviewing the proposals for the A1 Expressway between Haddington and Dunbar to ensure that the Expressway provides direct access to and from East Linton in both directions.

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Petition PE269

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to repeal sections of the Education (Scotland) Act 1980 regarding religious beliefs in the employment of teachers.

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Petition PE268

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to order a public enquiry into the reasons why organs were removed from dead children without parental consent and stored at Yorkhill Hospital.

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Petition PE267

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to amend the Planning and Building Regulations to ensure all new buildings where hot water is required are fitted with solar panels.

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Petition PE266

Petition calling for the Scottish parliament to pass legislation, preferably at national level, that all vehicle engines be switched off after two minutes at rest to protect the environment.

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Petition PE265

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to: a) protect innocent men against false rape allegations through anonymity when accused; b) introduce a new crime of False Rape Allegation; c) create a register of False Rape Accusers and d) publish annually

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Petition PE264

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Executive to pass a Private Investigators (Registration) Bill, thus recognising the specific concerns of private investigation within the private security industry.

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Petition PE263

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to investigate the handling of the issues raised in previous petitions on the construction of the A701, and to present any recommendations to the Scottish Executive to ensure that individuals and local communit

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Petition PE262

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Executive to provide funding for the NHS to ensure that the Vale of Leven Hospital has the level of healthcare that it deserves.

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Petition PE261

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to urge the North Glasgow Community Forum (NGCF) to answer in writing, the correspondence and questions sent by the petitioner.

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Petition PE260

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Executive to appeal to the Government of Israel to grant Mordechai Vanunu's release from prison.

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Petition PE259

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Executive to take immediate action to stop the erection of telecommunication masts of 15 metres and under, in residential and environmentally sensitive areas, during the intervening period

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Petition PE258

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to order a public enquiry into the findings of a report by Pat Grant, A&E consultant at the Western infirmary, Glasgow, on the discrimination of elderly patients in the NHS.

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Petition PE257

Petition calling for the Scottish parliament to order a public enquiry into the Kingston Bridge, highlighting all aspects of design and construction which have necessitated the forthcoming repairs and suggesting what could be done to avoid future disrupti

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Petition PE256

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to improve the Children's Report procedures to quickly remove persistent criminals from society and to press the Scottish Executive to reject proposals regarding criminal responsibility and hearing system contained in the "Stop Youth Crime Now" paper.

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Petition PE255

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to take immediate action to ban the use of general anaesthetics in Scottish dental surgeries.

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Petition PE254

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to introduce legislation to ensure all lottery or public funded advice services are subject to an annual independent audit to assess the quality of advice by staff and volunteers.

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Petition PE253

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to investigate, promote and assist in the production of cars powered by compressed air.

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Petition PE252

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to undertake or commission a public inquiry in order to secure effective freedom of choice for those facing death or arranging for funerals and burials in Scotland.

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Petition PE251

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to remove the necessity that English translation be supplied along with any petition submitted in Gaelic and to develop a formal policy of using bilingual text on its website to the maximum extent practicable a

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Petition PE250

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to not repeal bail exclusion in the Bail, Judicial Appointments etc. (Scotland) Bill.

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Petition PE249

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to seek resolve with the UK Parliament to a) call an immediate stop on excise duty or tax increases on road diesel derv; b)legislate to prevent illegal use of rebated diesel by all types of tractors;and c) legislate to ensure all tractors used on the public highway are the subject of yearly MOT testing.

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Petition PE248

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to introduce legislation to compel slower drivers to use passing places, in specified circumstances, to allow other traffic to pass safely and to ensure that sufficient passing places exist which are adequately signposted.

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Petition PE247

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to ensure there are coordinated health and social services that will benefit the 30,000 people in Scotland with epilepsy.

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Petition PE246

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to request Scottish Natural Heritage, the Scottish Executive and the Scottish Minister, as appropriate not to proceed with the designation of the South-East Islay Skerries Special Area of Conservation

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Petition PE245

Petition calling for the Scottish Parliament to change Scottish public sector pension schemes to ensure they provide survivor benefits to interdependent unmarried partners of scheme members

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