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DECLARATION OF CLIMATE EMERGENCY IN NORTH LANARKSHIRE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2620: tabled on 17 July 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 3 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House welcomes the declaration of a climate emergency in North Lanarkshire; notes North Lanarkshire Council’s ambitious target to reduce its carbon emissions to zero by 2030; urges both the UK and Scottish Governments to adopt more ambitious targets to achieve net-zero emissions; and calls on both the UK and Scottish Governments to provide the resources and finances necessary for local authorities to act on climate change.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.