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Petition by Mairi Johnston  
Open Petitions - Petition PE1378  
Petition by Mairi Johnston calling on the Scottish Parliament to ask the Scottish Government to raise awareness of the dangers of silicone breast implants and to urge the UK Government to ban the use of such implants and review the 3-year time bar rule for medical injury.  
Petitioner: Mairi Johnston  
Number of signatures: 13  
Date lodged: 29 November 2010  
SPICe Briefing: Briefing for PE1378 

Written Submissions for PE1378  

Written Questions for PE1378  

7 December 2010 :   The Committee agreed to write to the Scottish Government and the Medical and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency seeking responses to points raised in the petition and during the discussion. Link to Official Report 7 December 2010" 

8 February 2011 :   The Committee agreed to write to the Scottish Government and the UK Government seeking a response to specific points. <Link to Official Report 8 February 2011 

8 March 2011 :   The Committee agreed to invite, in its legacy paper, the Session 4 Public Petitions Committee to give further consideration to the petition. Link to Official Report 8 March 2011" 

28 June 2011 :   The Committee agreed to refer the petition to the Health and Sport Committee under Rule 15.6.2 for further consideration. Link to Official Report 28 June 2011" 

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