Boycott Bill faces Scottish opposition

By Martin Ford | 16 August 2023

The UK Government’s planned ban on council boycotts is facing opposition from Holyrood.

Scottish ministers have announced they will ask MSPs to withhold consent for the Economic Activity of Public Bodies (Overseas Matters) Bill.

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