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PE1938: Introduce compulsory microchipping of cats in Scotland

Petition Summary

Calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to:

  • introduce the mandatory microchipping of cats in Scotland; and
  • assess the effectiveness of current microchip scanning processes.

Petitioner: Carlie Power

Status: Under consideration

Date published: 23 May 2022

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Citizen Participation and Public Petitions Committee Consideration

SPICe Briefing167.5KB pdf posted 22 June 2022

Written Submissions

PE1938/A: Scottish Government submission of 8 June 202254.1KB pdf posted 13 June 2022

PE1938/B: Petitioner submission of 15 June 2022 14.8KB pdf posted 23 June 202