Scotland Democracy, devolution and governance

Swift Read: Parity of esteem anyone? Local self government private members bill

Summary

A committee of the Scottish Parliament is currently considering a Bill proposed by Andy Wightman MSP [Green Party] to incorporate the European Charter of Self Government into Scots Law. It has the support – at present – of MSPs from all the opposition parties, so it may well have a fair chance of being passed by the Parliament, where the SNP currently forms a minority government.

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