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Enable, Be The Change Motion, 9/12/14 [S]

Motion lodged before the Scottish Parliament on 9 December 2014 by Annabel Goldie (Con) on Enable, Be The Change.† The full text of the motion reads:

That the Parliament congratulates Enable Scotland on its campaign, Be The Change; notes that the campaign aims to tackle offensive language about people who have learning disabilities; understands that nine out of 10 people who have learning disabilities report that they have been bullied; condemns what it considers this detestable behaviour; believes that it is time to stand up for people who have learning disabilities and challenge the use of abusive language once and for all, and encourages everyone to support Enableís campaign, which urges people to ďdonít put up with it, donít use it, letís lose it!Ē.

For full details see the Scottish Parliament Business Bulletin 9 December 2014 which is available from the Scottish Parliament website.

Further Information

Scottish Parliament Business Bulletin 9 December 2014