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The Impact of UK Government Asylum Policy and Legislation in Scotland - Amendment

  • Submitted by: Paul O'Kane, West Scotland, Scottish Labour.
  • Date lodged: Tuesday, 09 January 2024
  • Motion reference: S6M-11803.2
  • Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, 10 January 2024

As an amendment to motion S6M-11803 in the name of Emma Roddick (The Impact of UK Government Asylum Policy and Legislation in Scotland), insert at end “; acknowledges the pressure placed upon local government budgets after a decade of Scottish Government cuts; calls for fair funding settlements from the Scottish Government for local authorities; notes that Scottish Government commitments to provide safe and secure accommodation for refugees must come with support for local authorities to provide suitable long-term housing, and acknowledges that Scottish Government cuts to affordable housing budgets will negatively affect local authorities' ability to provide adequate accommodation for refugees.”


Vote

Result 20 for, 97 against, 0 abstained, 12 did not vote Vote Defeated

Scottish National Party

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Scottish Labour

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Alba Party

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Related motion

Motion ref. S6M-11803

The Impact of UK Government Asylum Policy and Legislation in Scotland

Submitted by: Emma Roddick, Highlands and Islands, Scottish National Party, Date lodged: Monday, January 8, 2024

Supported by: Christina McKelvie, Paul McLennan, Shirley-Anne Somerville
Current status: Taken in the chamber on Wednesday, January 10, 2024

Result 89 for, 30 against, 0 abstained, 10 did not vote Vote Passed


Defeated related amendments

Motion ref. S6M-11803.1

The Impact of UK Government Asylum Policy and Legislation in Scotland - Amendment - Amendment

Submitted by: Miles Briggs, Lothian, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date lodged: Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Supported by: Douglas Lumsden
Current status: Taken in the chamber on Wednesday, January 10, 2024

Result 30 for, 88 against, 0 abstained, 11 did not vote Vote Defeated