The Scottish Youth Parliament warmly welcomes the commitment in the Programme for Government from the First Minister to ‘incorporate the principles of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child into domestic law’; and calls for a clear timetable for how this will happen (including when a draft Bill will be introduced to Parliament) to ensure the legislation is able to receive Royal Assent in advance of the next Scottish Parliament election in 2021.

Date:
1 Nov 2018
Level:
Recommendation
Subject:
Equalities and Human Rights
Agreement:
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Notes: