Elaine Smith MSP
A proposal for a Bill to incorporate the human right to food into Scots law.
Lodged 23 June 2020
Accompanied by: Consultation Document (1981KB pdf)
Consultation closed on 15 September 2020
A proposal for a Bill to incorporate the human right to food into Scots law
Lodged 11 February 2021
Accompanied by: Consultation Summary (501KB pdf)
Total supporters: 28
22 Scottish Labour Party
2 Scottish Green Party
1 Scottish National Party
1 Scottish Liberal Democrat
For supporters' names see:
Proposed Right to Food (Scotland) Bill Final List of Supporters (49KB pdf)
Right to Introduce Member's Bill Secured?
Yes – but this right was obtained after the expiry of the deadline for introducing a Member’s Bill in Session 5 (under Rule 9.14.15).
Member's Bill Introduced to give effect to Proposal?