PE1894: Permit a medical certificate of cause of death (MCCD) to be independently reviewed
Calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to change the Certification of Death (Scotland) Act 2011 to permit a medical certificate of cause of death (MCCD) to be independently reviewed by a Medical Reviewer from the Death Certification Review Service, where the case has already been reviewed by the Procurator Fiscal but not by a medical professional expert.
Petitioner: Kenneth Robertson
Status: Under consideration
Date published: 23 August 2021