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Motion ref. S5M-14142

Motion of Condolence

Submitted by: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
Date lodged: Friday, September 28, 2018

Supported by: Patrick Harvie, Richard Leonard, Willie Rennie, Nicola Sturgeon
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, October 2, 2018

That the Parliament expresses its deep sadness at the death of The Rt Hon Sir Alex Fergusson DL; offers its sympathy and condolences to his family and friends; appreciates his wide contribution to public life, particularly his distinguished tenure as Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament, and recognises the high esteem in which he was held by colleagues from all parties and the principled, dedicated and considered way he represented the people of Galloway and West Dumfries.