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European Union Citizens’ Rights

Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament on 12th November 2019.

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Photo of Annabelle Ewing Annabelle Ewing Scottish National Party

Of course, the EU was founded on the four fundamental freedoms of workers, goods, capital and services. It is important to bear that in mind.

However, I want to go back to the fundamental question. Why should EU citizens in Scotland have to apply for rights that they have already acquired? That is the key issue. Why does Adam Tomkins not support a declaratory system?