Petition by Kim Hartley on behalf of Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to demonstrate how its policies and guidelines ensure local authorities and NHS boards protect provision of quality speech and language therapy services for all people with speech/language communication support needs and/or swallowing difficulties.
At its meeting on 6 November 2012 the Committee agreed to write to Scottish Government and COSLA.
Official Report of Meeting 6 November 2012 (317KB pdf)
Correspondence in relation to PE1384:
22 November 2012
Letter to Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing (92KB pdf)
Letter to COSLA Chief Officer - Health and Social Care (91KB pdf)
5 November 2012
Letter from Petitioner (164KB pdf)
Official Report of Meeting 13 November 2012 (256KB pdf)
Correspondence in relation to PE1434:
10 April 2013
Letter from Minister for Commonwealth Gamesand Sport (1078KB pdf)
Letter from sportscotland (62KB pdf)
Letter from Scottish Government
Letter from Education Scotland (93KB pdf)
Letter from VOCAL (153KB pdf)
Letter from Scottish Sport Association (72KB pdf)
Petition by William Tait calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to review the implementation and regulation of local authority charges for non-residential services.
At its meeting on 17 December 2013, the Committee took evidence from the petitioner, COSLA and the Learning Disability Alliance Scotland. The Committee agreed to consider its further approach to this petition at a future meeting.
Official Report of Meeting 17 December 2013 (422KB pdf)
Written update from COSLA
Submission from Learning Disability Alliance Scotland (139KB pdf)