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SCOTTISH BUS MANUFACTURER - ALEXANDER DENNIS LTD

EDM (Early Day Motion) 744: tabled on 23 November 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 24 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House congratulates Scottish bus manufacturer Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) in securing a settlement with the Chinese firm BYD, potentially worth £2 billion, to initially manufacture 200 single deck buses a year; acknowledges the great achievement made in reaching an agreement such as this, with the world's largest producer of solely-electric powered buses; and commends the management and workforce of ADL on a contract that will secure the Falkirk based company's future and confirm its well-respected reputation and global expertise.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Ahmed-Sheikh, Ms Tasmina
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 November 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Livingston
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 November 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 December 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Docherty, Martin John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 November 2015
West Dunbartonshire
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 December 2015
North East Fife
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 November 2015
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 November 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 November 2015
Stirling
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 November 2015
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 November 2015
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Glasgow Central
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 November 2015
Angus
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 November 2015
Central Ayrshire

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.