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Chamber and committees

Meeting date: Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 01 December 2020

Agenda: Time for Reflection, Business Motion, Topical Question Time, Covid-19, Valuing the Third Sector, Mental Health Support for Young People, Decision Time, Carers (Support After Bereavement)


Decision Time

The Deputy Presiding Officer (Lewis Macdonald)

There are three questions to be put as a result of today’s business. The first question is, that amendment S5M-23408.1, in the name of Rachael Hamilton, which seeks to amend motion S5M-23408, in the name of Ruth Maguire, on valuing the third sector, be agreed to.

Amendment agreed to.

The Deputy Presiding Officer

The second question is, that motion S5M-23408, in the name of Ruth Maguire, as amended, be agreed to.

Motion, as amended, agreed to,

That the Parliament notes the findings set out in the Equalities and Human Rights Committee’s 4th Report, 2019 (Session 5), Looking ahead to the Scottish Government’s Draft Budget 2020-21: Valuing the Third Sector (SP Paper 614), which was published on 7 November 2019, and its letter to the Scottish Government published on 29 October 2020, which includes an update on its views on the impact of the pandemic on the third sector, and asks the Scottish Government to commit to an interim report on its progress in implementing the committee’s recommendations.

The Deputy Presiding Officer

The third question is, that motion S5M-23498, in the name of Johann Lamont, on an inquiry into mental health support for young people in Scotland, be agreed to.

Motion agreed to,

That the Parliament notes the conclusions and recommendations contained in the Public Petitions Committee’s 3rd Report 2020 (Session 5),Inquiry into mental health support for young people in Scotland (SP Paper 776).

The Deputy Presiding Officer

That concludes decision time.

18:26 Members' business will be published tomorrow, Wednesday 2 December 2020, as soon as the text is available.