In line with the mandate that was secured democratically at the 2021 Scottish Parliament election, the Scottish Government wants to hold a referendum on Scottish independence that would lead to Scottish independence, rather than a referendum on the powers of the Scottish Parliament that would fall short of that. For that reason, we do not plan to hold such a referendum at this stage. When any...
That is exactly what we are doing—[ Interruption .]
We do not even have a draft proposal with the consequential consultation, let alone a final proposal before the Parliament. However, and with respect to Ms Regan, I have literally just said that if such a proposal emerges, we will give it full consideration. Of course, the manifesto that I stood on—which she also stood on—said that we should have a referendum. We have that mandate, and...
Scottish National Party MSP for Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Entered the Scottish Parliament on 3 May 2007 — Election
Also represented Central Scotland
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