Proposed British Sign Language (Scotland) Bill

Proposer

Mark Griffin


Draft Proposal

Proposal for a Bill to promote the use of British Sign Language (BSL) by requiring the Scottish Ministers and relevant public authorities to prepare and publish BSL plans.

Lodged 27 July 2012

Accompanied by:

Consultation closing date 31 October 2012 has been extended to 7 November 2012. Consultation closed 7 November 2012


Final Proposal

Proposal for a Bill to promote the use of British Sign Language (BSL) by requiring the Scottish Ministers and relevant public authorities to prepare and publish BSL plans.

Lodged 6 June 2013

Accompanied by:


Total Supporters: 43

13 Scottish National Party

26 Scottish Labour

1 Scottish Conservative & Unionist Party

1 Scottish Liberal Democrats

1 Scottish Green Party

1 Independent

For supporters' names see:


Right to introduce Bill secured?

Yes


Bill introduced to give effect to proposal

Yes