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COURIER CAN IT CAMPAIGN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 188: tabled on 09 June 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 23 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 recognises the campaign by the Courier to encourage secondary schools in Fife, Tayside, Perthshire and Angus to ban caffeine-based fizzy energy drinks from all school premises; and encourages retailers to act responsibly when selling these products, to adhere to the British Soft Drinks Association’s Code of Practice not to promote energy drinks to under-16s as per Scottish Government policy, in a bid to promote better nutrition, cut sugar intake and prevent the symptoms of over-consumption of which there can be very serious consequences, and improve the general and oral health of children.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.