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Scots Pairlament
Pàrlamaid na h-Alba  (Gaelic)
Scottish Parliament  (Inglis)
5t Scots Pairlament
Coat o Airms o Scots Pairlament
Teep
Type
History
Founded 12 Mey 1999 (1999-05-12)
Leadership
Ken Macintosh
Syne 12 Mey 2016
Nicola Sturgeon, SNP
Syne 20 November 2014
Structure
Seats 129
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Scots Pairlament poleetical groups

Govrenment (63)[1]

  •      SNP (63)

Opposeetion (65)[1]

Presidin Officer

  •      PO (1)
Scots Pairlament committees
Elections
Scots Pairlament votin seestem
Additional Member System
Scots Pairlament last election
5 Mey 2016
Scots Pairlament neist election
6 Mey 2021[2]
Meeting place
Debatin Chamber, Scots Pairlament Biggin
Scots Pairlament Biggin, Halyruid, Edinburgh
Wabsteid
www.parliament.scot
Flag of Scotland.svg
Politics o Scotland
Scots Pairlament
Scots Executive
First Meenister
Preses
Laird Advocate
Soleecitor General
Comeessioners tae Pairlament (CSPs)
Local govrenment
Elections
Poleetical pairties
UK Pairlament
Scotland Office
Secretar o State for Scotland

The Scots Pairlament[3] (Scottish Parliament in the Ingles; Pàrlamaid na h-Alba in the Gaelic) is the devolved legislatur o Scotland. The oreeginal Scots Pairlament, or Estatis of Scotland, wis elidit in 1707 by the Act o Union, giein wey tae the new-foundit Pairlament o Great Breetain. The new Scots Pairlament wis establisht in 1999 unner the Scotland Act 1998, an the first gaitherin wis on 12t May, 1999. It can legislate on aw maiters binna thaim that's resert for the UK Pairlament in Wastmeenster, an haes the pouer tae mak Scots laws an chynge the level o income tax peyed by Scots ceetizens.

The're 129 Commeesioners tae the Scots Pairlament (CSPs) the nou. CSPs is waled by a seestem o proportional representation, the Addeetional Member Seestem (AMS). 73 Comeesioners is waled in indiveedual constituencies, an 56 is waled frae regional pairty leets (7 CSPs the piece frae aicht regions).

Composeetion o the Scots Pairlament[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Scots Pairlament, Halyruid

The Pairlament wales frae amang its members its Preses (Presiding Officer in the Ingles) tae preside ower the gaitherins o the Pairlament. It wales the First Meenister o Scotland forby.

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Fitmerks[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Nicola Sturgeon rules out coalition after 'emphatic' win for SNP". BBC News. BBC. 6 Mey 2016. Retrieved 6 Mey 2016. 
  2. "Scottish Elections (Dates) Act 2016" (PDF). Scottish Parliament. 30 Mairch 2016. Retrieved 6 Mey 2016. 
  3. Maugre o the pairlament itsel uisin Scottish (1, 2, 3), maist ilka cuif kens that the Scots for the Ingles Scottish is Scots. Sin this is the Scots Wikipedie sicna "linguistic mixter–maxter" isna uised here.

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