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Chamber and committees

Motion ref. S6M-01769.1

Global Ambitions for COP26 - Amendment

Submitted by: Monica Lennon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour.
Date lodged: Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Supported by: Paul Sweeney
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Wednesday, October 27, 2021

As an amendment to motion S6M-01769 in the name of Michael Matheson (Global Ambitions for COP26), insert at end “; notes that the Scottish Government has not met the annual target for emissions in 2017, 2018 and 2019; agrees that it is important for Scotland to provide leadership through action and delivery; understands that having better, regular, interconnected and affordable public transport run in the interest of passengers will be essential to achieving the modal shift from cars that will be necessary to meet Scotland’s climate ambitions, and calls on the Scottish Government to use all the powers available to it to realise Scotland’s full potential in the renewable energy sector, create local green jobs in communities across Scotland, implement a bold industrial strategy to invest in and grow domestic supply chains, and take all necessary steps to secure a just transition to net zero in Scotland, ensuring that no individual, family or community is left behind.”


Related motion

Motion ref. S6M-01769

Global Ambitions for COP26

Submitted by: Michael Matheson, Falkirk West, Scottish National Party, Date lodged: Monday, October 25, 2021

Supported by: Graeme Dey, Patrick Harvie, Fiona Hyslop, Màiri McAllan, Lorna Slater
Current status: Taken in the chamber on Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Result 91 for, 27 against, 0 abstained, 11 no vote Vote Passed


Defeated related amendments

Motion ref. S6M-01769.3

Global Ambitions for COP26 - Amendment

Submitted by: Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date lodged: Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Current status: Taken in the chamber on Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Result 12 for, 85 against, 22 abstained, 10 no vote Vote Defeated


Motion ref. S6M-01769.4

Global Ambitions for COP26 - Amendment

Submitted by: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date lodged: Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Supported by: Douglas Lumsden
Current status: Taken in the chamber on Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Result 32 for, 87 against, 0 abstained, 10 no vote Vote Defeated