House of Commons
Assessing the feasibility of citizens’ basic income pilots in Scotland
EDM #679
Tabled 02 July 2020
2019-21 Session
That this House notes the recent publication of the report entitled Assessing the Feasibility of Citizens’ Basic Income Pilots in Scotland which presents comprehensive and detailed research into the feasibility of a citizens’ basic income pilot in Scotland; further notes that it has been developed by a successful collaboration of local government and public health bodies supported by the Scottish Government; and calls on the UK Government to work with the Scottish Government on developing a basic income pilot and to instruct HMRC and the Department for Work and Pensions to co-operate with the Scottish Government as they seek to establish such a pilot scheme.

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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.
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Hanvey, Neale
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Bonnar, Steven
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
MacAskill, Kenny
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Edwards, Jonathan
Independent
06 July 2020
Thomson, Richard
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Farry, Stephen
Alliance
06 July 2020
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Sheppard, Tommy
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Dorans, Allan
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Lewis, Clive
Labour
06 July 2020
Hosie, Stewart
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
06 July 2020
Docherty-Hughes, Martin
Scottish National Party
07 July 2020
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
07 July 2020
Lake, Ben
Plaid Cymru
07 July 2020
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
07 July 2020
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
08 July 2020
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
08 July 2020
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
08 July 2020
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
13 July 2020
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
14 July 2020
Smith, Alyn
Scottish National Party
15 July 2020
There are no withdrawn signatures for this Motion