Motion ref. S3M-01023
Climate Change Bill - UK Legislation
Submitted by: Stewart Stevenson, Banff and Buchan, Scottish National Party.
Date lodged: Wednesday, December 12, 2007
Supported by: John Swinney
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, December 20, 2007
That the Parliament endorses the principle of introducing for the United Kingdom as a whole statutory targets and a related framework for action to mitigate climate change by reducing carbon dioxide emissions as set out in the Climate Change Bill, introduced in the House of Lords on 14 November 2007, and agrees that the provisions in the Bill which fall within the legislative competence of the Scottish Parliament should be considered by the UK Parliament.