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SCOTTISH APPRENTICESHIP WEEK 2017

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1082: tabled on 16 March 2017

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 28 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 notes that 6 to 10 March 2017 was Scottish Apprenticeship week; understands that the aim of the week is to celebrate the benefits that apprenticeships bring to individuals, businesses and the economy; highlights the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) Women in Construction Event at the National Construction College in Inchinnan, which provided pupils with an opportunity to hear from role models currently working in construction; stresses the importance of encouraging more women to get into construction; further understands that CITB is the Industry Training Board and Sector Skills Council for the construction industry; congratulates it for its work in providing advice, courses and grants for training to help construction companies improve their skills to increase their competitive edge; and thanks the pupils of Trinity High, St Benedict's High School and Paisley Grammar for taking part in the event.

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.

Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Livingston
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 March 2017
Edinburgh South West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
North East Fife
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 March 2017
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 March 2017
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Glasgow South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 22 March 2017
Glasgow East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Falkirk
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 March 2017
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 March 2017
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 March 2017
East Dunbartonshire
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 March 2017
Argyll and Bute
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Gordon
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 March 2017
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Glasgow South West
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 March 2017
Midlothian
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 March 2017
Angus

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.