Andrea and I have received this information from the Secratariat of the Scottish Parliament’s Petition’s Committee:
Further to my email from earlier today, I am writing to confirm that your petition PE1408 will be considered by the Public Petitions Committee at its meeting on Tuesday 12 June. The meeting will be held in Committee Room 2 in the Parliament and is scheduled to start at 2.00 pm.
You are of course welcome to attend and observe proceedings from the Public Gallery. Alternatively, you may wish to watch the broadcast of the meeting on the internet or to follow the petition’s progress from the information available on the Parliament’s website. Please note the following information to assist you—
• You can book a seat in the Public Gallery through the Scottish Parliament’s Visitor Centre, by telephone 0131 348 5200, by textphone 0845 270 0152 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets can be booked up to 7 days in advance of the meeting.
• The agenda and papers for the meeting will be available on the Parliament’s website from the Friday prior to the meeting at
http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/parli … 29869.aspx.
• The Committee meeting will be broadcast live on the internet and can be viewed at: http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/newsa … 30875.aspx.
• A substantially verbatim transcript of proceedings will be produced following the meeting and will be published on the Parliament’s website approximately one week after the meeting at:
http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/parli … 29871.aspx.
Following the meeting your petition webpage will be updated and the outcome of the Committee’s consideration can be found at
http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/parli … 43099.aspx.
I am currently writing a response to the recommendations of the Scottish Government.