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DatePolicyLevelSubjectAgreementNotes
27 Oct 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament calls on the Scottish Government and local authorities to review the food provided in school meals at lunchtime to ensure they meet the school food and drink regulations and are tasty and affordable for Scotland’s young people.StatementEducation and Lifelong Learning; Health and Wellbeing90%

Members’ Motion by Bailey-Lee Robb and Ellie Craig, MSYPs

27 Oct 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament recognises that there is an increased risk of poor mental health among LGBT young people, and therefore calls for more support to be made available by the private and public sector to ensure that all LGBT young people in Scotland are supported.StatementEducation and Lifelong Learning; Equalities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing91%

Members’ Motion by Owen William Russell Brand MSYP

27 Oct 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that there should be more publicly available gender-neutral toilet facilities, which are fully accessible to everyone regardless of identity or circumstance, across Scotland’s communities.StatementEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing70%

Members’ Motion by Martin Carle MSYP

27 Oct 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that the Scottish Government should introduce Mortgage Interest Relief for first-time buyers, allowing for the biggest housing market in Scotland to be accessed by more individuals.StatementJobs, Economy and Fair Work; Social Security46%

Members’ Motion by Calum Nimmo MSYP

7 Jun 2019To make a positive change to youth work in Scotland, young people would like to see more: funding, awareness of youth work opportunities amongst young people, accessibility of youth work, youth workers, opportunities for young people, and training for youth workers.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Sport and Leisure-

SYP’s Youth Work and Me report

23 May 2019We believe that FOISA should benefit from an extension in scope would extend the scope of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act to private companies that have public contracts as well as other organisations that provide public services such as housing associations.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Justice-

SYP’s response to the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 review by the Scottish Parliament’s Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee [May 2019]

10 May 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that the new Scottish Alcohol and Drug Strategy should explore drug regulation and community models to reduce substance use in young people, alongside a greater investment in youth work and police services.RecommendationHealth and Wellbeing; Justice-

The Road to Recovery Refresh – Views from the Scottish Youth Parliament Justice Committee by Crew from SYP65 [May 2019]

10 May 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that recovery from drug and alcohol addictions should be supported through community education as well as through universally accessible person-centered mental health services, accommodation for homeless people in recovery, helplines and clean needles.RecommendationHealth and Wellbeing; Justice-

The Road to Recovery Refresh – Views from the Scottish Youth Parliament Justice Committee by Crew from SYP65 [May 2019]

10 May 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that decision makers should consult with the public and community, medical professionals and support charities working with people who take drugs to create effective strategies and initiatives.RecommendationHealth and Wellbeing; Justice-

The Road to Recovery Refresh – Views from the Scottish Youth Parliament Justice Committee by Crew from SYP65 [May 2019]

10 May 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that the fear, stigma and shame culture surrounding drugs should be tackled through rational discussion within communities.RecommendationHealth and Wellbeing; Justice-

The Road to Recovery Refresh – Views from the Scottish Youth Parliament Justice Committee by Crew from SYP65 [May 2019]

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