Skip to main content

AUTISM-FRIENDLY SHOPPING AT INTU BRAEHEAD

EDM (Early Day Motion) 315: tabled on 12 July 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 37 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 welcomes an initiative launched by intu Braehead to make the shopping centre more autism-friendly; notes that staff at intu Braehead have been given specialist training by Scottish Autism to better understand the challenges facing people with autism and what can be done to support them and their families; applauds the introduction of a trial quiet hour in the shopping centre to raise awareness of autism and ensure autistic visitors feel safer and more welcome; understands that across the UK over 700,000 people are believed to be on the autistic spectrum; and looks forward to more retailers and shopping centres across the country becoming more accessible for people with autism.

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 5 September 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2016
Livingston
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2016
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 July 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 July 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty-Hughes, Martin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
West Dunbartonshire
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2016
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 14 July 2016
Foyle
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 July 2016
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
North Ayrshire and Arran
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 July 2016
Glasgow North
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 September 2016
Glenrothes
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
Dundee West
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 21 July 2016
New Forest East
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 14 July 2016
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2016
Glasgow North East
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2016
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 September 2016
East Dunbartonshire
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2016
Argyll and Bute
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
South Down
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
Upper Bann
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2016
Midlothian
Thomson, Michelle
Independent
Signed on 12 July 2016
Edinburgh West
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Angus

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.