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PE1894: Permit a medical certificate of cause of death (MCCD) to be independently reviewed

Petition Summary

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

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