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Trade Union Bill

Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament on 26th January 2016.

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Photo of Mark McDonald Mark McDonald Scottish National Party

I do not think that I said that it would be a moot point—indeed, we will back the Labour amendment at decision time. My point is that, unless the UK Government takes the view that legislative consent is required, an LCM will have no practical effect because it will still be able to force the bill through at Westminster.