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Section I – Petitions

The following Petitions were lodged with the Parliament on 28 August 2009

A full list of petitions can be viewed on the Scottish Parliament website at Petitions

(http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/business/committees/petitions/index.htm)

PE1266 Petition by William Stevenson on behalf of Bellahouston primary school calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to establish how the procedures and guidelines used by local authorities to close a school properly reflect and recognise the needs of children with additional support needs.  

PE1267 Petition by Richie Venton on behalf of Glasgow Save Our Schools Campaign calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to conduct a public investigation into the impact the proposed closures of schools and nurseries by local authorities has on education policies, class sizes, childrens’ health and safety, social inclusion, jobs, and whether the process of consulting with parents and wider communities on the provision of education complies with local authorities statutory duties and democratic principles.  

PE1268 Petition by Catherine Mitchell on behalf of St. Gilbert primary school and all schools in the west of Scotland calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to take action against those local authorities who have failed to implement a robust asbestos management plan and procedures for school buildings containing asbestos and ensure that parents and teachers who require data about asbestos in school buildings held by local authorities have full access to this.  

PE1269 Petition by Tom French, on behalf of the Equal Marriage Campaign, calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to amend legislation to allow same-sex marriage and mixed-sex civil partnership.

PE1270 Petition by Linda Burke on behalf of PAMIS and the Learning Disability Alliance Scotland, calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to request that local authorities use British Standard 8300:2009 to ensure that at least one public toilet built to the Changing Places standard is provided within the centre of each town with a population greater than 15,000 and within each new larger and publicly accessible building and complex.  

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