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DatePolicyLevelSubjectAgreementNotes
19 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament asks for the Committee Against Torture’s support in calling for a UK-wide ban on mosquito devices, and for the Scottish Government to implement a ban on their use (not sale) through their devolved powers for justice and health.RecommendationEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing; Justice-

Scottish Youth Parliament and Children’s Parliament’s Joint Shadow Report to United Nations Committee Against Torture [March 2019]

17 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that the two child benefit cap, or ‘rape clause’, should be repealed.StatementEqualities and Human Rights; Social Security80%

Members’ Motion by Caitie Dundas MSYP

17 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that mandatory immunisations should be introduced for all of Scotland's eligible young people, in order to protect young people who are particularly vulnerable to infection, as well as the health of all.StatementHealth and Wellbeing77%

Members’ Motion by Chloe Whyte MSYP

17 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament recognises the negative impact that Universal Credit is having on its claimants, and calls on the UK government to halt its roll-out until a fundamental review is carried out.StatementSocial Security85%

Members’ Motion by Sarah Quinn MSYP

17 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that the opportunity to learn British Sign Language (BSL) allows for a more inclusive and accessible society, and therefore supports the Scottish Government's 2017-2023 National Plan for BSL which aims to make it a more widely available language in schools.StatementEducation and Lifelong Learning; Equalities and Human Rights90%

Members’ Motion by Sarah Quinn MSYP and Neal McCulloch MSYP

17 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that educational institutions and youth organisations should actively encourage young people to become organ and blood donors, through education on the subject and holding blood drives where feasible.StatementEducation and Lifelong Learning; Health and Wellbeing84%

Members’ Motion by Emily Harle MSYP

17 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament calls on Transport Scotland to put in place adequate and effective contingency plans for when road and rail closures are in place to minimise disruption as much as possible.StatementTransport, Environment and Rural Affairs85%

Members’ Motion by Neal McCulloch MSYP

17 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that local authorities have a duty to ensure the safety of people in wheelchairs, and calls on local authorities to put in place a minimum pavement width to ensure people in wheelchairs can travel without difficultyStatementEqualities and Human Rights; Health and Wellbeing88%

Members’ Motion by Katie Talent MSYP

17 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament believes that access to clean drinking water is essential for the realisation of all human rights, and therefore calls on all schools to provide their students and staff with accessible facilities for the provision of free tap water.StatementEducation and Lifelong Learning; Equalities and Human Rights93%

Members’ Motion by Becky Gillan MSYP

17 Mar 2019The Scottish Youth Parliament supports the ‘Give Me Five’ campaign which aims to increase child benefit by £5 every week, and therefore calls on the Scottish Government to increase child benefit in Scotland.StatementSocial Security61%

Members’ Motion by Bailey-Lee Robb MSYP and Zanib Ahmad MSYP

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