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Organ Donation Debate, 01/05/14 [S]

Debate in the Scottish Parliament on 1 May 2014 on organ donation. The debate was opened by David Stewart (Lab) on behalf of the Public Petitions Committee.

At decision time the following motion was agreed to:

That the Parliament notes Petition PE1453 by Caroline Wilson on behalf of the Evening Times and Kidney Research UK (Scotland), which calls for an opt-out system of organ donation in Scotland; congratulates the petitioner on her efforts to raise awareness of organ donation, and commends the issues raised in the petition and the evidence received by the committee to the Scottish Government for further consideration.

For full details see the Scottish Parliament Official Report 1 May 2014 which is available from the Scottish Parliament website.

Further Information

Scottish Parliament Official Report 1 May 2014