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Wednesday 22 December 1999

Section I - Petitions lodged



PE51 Petition from Friends of the Earth Scotland calling for the Scottish Parliament to (a) exercise its powers to ensure that it will not permit the release of GM crops in to the environment by way of trials or commercial planting; and (b) establish a mechanism in Scotland which will address the concerns regarding the impact of such releases on the environment and human health.


PE52 Petition from the Scottish Socialist Party calling for the Scottish Parliament to conduct a referendum in the Lothians on the method of funding to be used for the building of Edinburgh’s new Royal Infirmary.


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