December

PE1221 Petition on A977, Safety and Increased Traffic due to New Clackmannanshire Bridge (79KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to recognise that the A977 is part of the strategic road network and that the opening of the new Clackmannanshire Bridge will lead to increased traffic on the road; and should provide funding of £1.5m for traffic mitigation measures.

Published: 16 December 2008

PE1212 Petition on Handling of Complaints by the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman (89KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to hold a public inquiry into whether the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman has delivered the quasi-judicial complaints handling service it claims to provide and to review all complaints brought by members of the public but subsequently rejected by the SPSO.

Published: 16 December 2008

PE1222 Petition on Availability of BBC Alba (97KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government, given its responsibilities to promote and support Gaelic culture, to make representations to the BBC Trust to ensure that BBC Alba is made available on Freeview now rather than wait for a review planned by 2010.

Published: 9 December 2008

PE1219 Petition on Support for Talented Athletes in Rural Areas (108KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to ensure that adequate funding is available to allow young talented athletes in rural areas to travel to competitions at regional and national levels and provide coaching support and training facilities across Scotland so that no young talented athlete in a rural area is disadvantaged as a result of their location.

Published: 5 December 2008

PE1220 Petition on GP Dispensing and Commercial Pharmaceutical Practices (83KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to review all relevant legislation to ensure the continuance of general practitioner dispensing practices in instances where commercial pharmaceutical practices apply to operate in the same local area.

Published: 4 December 2008

PE1218 Petition on Grade Separation of Sheriffhall Roundabout on the A720 (80KB pdf)

Calls on the Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to bring forward a programme of works for the grade separation of the Sheriffhall Roundabout on the A720.

Published: 3 December 2008