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Scottish Government Priorities: Growing the Economy - Amendment

  • Submitted by: Daniel Johnson, Edinburgh Southern, Scottish Labour.
  • Date lodged: Tuesday, 18 June 2024
  • Motion reference: S6M-13679.3
  • Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, 19 June 2024

As an amendment to motion S6M-13679 in the name of Kate Forbes (Scottish Government Priorities: Growing the Economy), insert at end "; acknowledges that the gap in GDP per capita between Scotland and the rest of the UK has widened since 2007 and that EY’s Scottish spring forecast predicts that Scotland’s growth will continue to lag the UK’s in 2025; notes that Scotland’s early-stage entrepreneurial activity rate of 8.8% is lower than the UK’s rate of 11%; believes that businesses must be successful to build a strong economy and create the jobs that the country needs, and calls on the Scottish Government to work in partnership with business, listening to industry and workers, to deliver economic growth and the revenue needed to improve lives across Scotland."


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Result 49 for, 67 against, 0 abstained, 13 did not vote Vote Defeated

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Related motion

Motion ref. S6M-13679

Scottish Government Priorities: Growing the Economy

Submitted by: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party, Date lodged: Monday, June 17, 2024

Supported by: Tom Arthur
Current status: Taken in the chamber on Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Result 49 for, 67 against, 0 abstained, 13 did not vote Vote Defeated


Amendments that have not been voted on

Motion ref. S6M-13679.1

Scottish Government Priorities: Growing the Economy - Amendment - Amendment

Submitted by: Maggie Chapman, North East Scotland, Scottish Green Party, Date lodged: Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Current status: Taken in the chamber on Wednesday, June 19, 2024


Motion ref. S6M-13679.2

Scottish Government Priorities: Growing the Economy - Amendment - Amendment

Submitted by: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date lodged: Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Current status: Taken in the chamber on Wednesday, June 19, 2024