BSL Bill

I am delighted that the British Sign Language (Scotland) Bill has now been unanimously passed in the Scottish Parliament. I have been working on the Bill for 4 years, and many others for much longer. I thank everyone who has contributed to the process.

You can find links to the historic debate below:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-34285205

http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/parliamentarybusiness/report.aspx?r=10088

More Coverage

https://www.holyrood.com/articles/news/sign-language-given-formal-status-scotland

http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/13768051.MSPs_support_bill_to_promote_British_Sign_Language/

http://thirdforcenews.org.uk/blogs/new-legislation-marks-historic-moment-for-deaf-community-in-scotland

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Oj2HN_CIP4

http://www.theedinburghreporter.co.uk/2015/09/the-british-sign-language-bsl-scotland-bill-passed-unanimously/

 



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