The Convener for and on behalf of Accountability Scotland [Dr John Hinton at the time] with assistance from other members lodged petition (PE01449) to maintain an independent Scottish Administrative Justice Council when the UK AJTC (Administrative Justice & Tribunals Council) is abolished.
News has just been received from Neil Stewart, Assistant Clerk, Justice Committee, The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, EH99 1SP as follows:
Subject: RE: Petition PE 1449
If anyone has any comments, or more information, then please submit it to the present Convener who is Peter Stewart Blacker or Dr Richard Burton Secretary. Once our response is in, it will be published here.
The following link is relevant on the work of the interim committee - the STAJAC - is relevant.
Have you attempted to hold a local authority or public service body to account over their actions or failure to act appropriately?
Are you getting nowhere with your complaints?
Do you feel powerless?
Are you one of the many who no longer trust government, local government etc?
Have you been badly let down by any government funded body, or by any government organisations, including local authorities, planning departments, the National Health Service, the Scottish Public Service Ombudsman?
Do you have bags full of correspondence all to no avail?
If you answered yes to any of the above you are NOT alone!