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DatePolicyLevelSubjectAgreementNotes
5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament believes the right to participate in peaceful assembly and protest is a fundamental human right, and therefore calls on the Scottish and UK Governments to ensure citizens are able to exercise this right freely, without risk of harm from violent police intervention.StatementEqualities and Human Rights; UK, Europe and External Relations; Justice94%

Members’ Motion by Emily Harle MSYP

5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that stationing patrols of plainclothes police officers in bars and clubs at night will not prevent instances of sexual violence and is detrimental for women’s safety; and therefore calls on the Scottish and UK Governments to ensure Scotland’s nightlife remains safe and free from undercover police.StatementEqualities and Human Rights; UK, Europe and External Relations; Justice69%

Members’ Motion by Emily Harle MSYP and C-Jay Quigley MSYP 

5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament believes the COVID-19 pandemic has had a detrimental impact on the wellbeing of sexual assault survivors and calls on the Scottish Government to adopt a more continuous, person-centred approach to support.StatementHealth and Wellbeing96%

Members’ Motion by Hannah Birse MSYP

5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament calls on the UK and Scottish Governments to stand with the Uyghur peoples of China, by taking an active stance against the mass targeted surveillance and genocide to which they have been subjected.StatementEqualities and Human Rights; UK, Europe and External Relations90%

Members’ Motion by Salmaan Ismail MSYP, Kayla Gardner MSYP, and Ryan Kelly MSYP

5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that ferry fares should be reduced to encourage tourism and economic growth as the Scottish islands recover from COVID-19.StatementJobs, Economy and Fair Work; Sport and Leisure; Transport, Environment and Rural Affairs80%

Members’ Motion by Aaran McDonald MSYP

5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that the use of mosquito devices represents a clear violation of young people's rights, and therefore calls for a legislative ban on their sale and use.StatementUK, Europe and External Relations; Justice80%

Members’ Motion by Ryan Kelly MSYP

5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament supports the annual ‘16 Days of Action to End Violence Against Women’ campaign, and echoes their call for the elimination of all forms of gender-based violence against women.StatementEqualities and Human Rights94%

Members’ Motion by Isla Douglas MSYP

5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that schools, colleges and universities should make information and resources related to sexual health more readily available.StatementEducation and Lifelong Learning; Health and Wellbeing92%

Members’ Motion by Aimee Purdie MSYP

5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that there should be legislative change to ensure that victims of revenge porn do not lose their jobs as a result of their private, sexually explicit content being shared without their consent.StatementEqualities and Human Rights; Jobs, Economy and Fair Work; Justice90%

Members’ Motion by C-Jay Quigley MSYP

5 Jul 2021The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that Changing Places toilets should be installed in all prominent buildings and facilities to which the public have access, thereby affording all disabled people the same accessibility to public toilets as those who are able bodied.StatementEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing; Sport and Leisure98%

Members’ Motion by Isabel Headon MSYP

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