Date lodged: 8 June 2016
To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-00290 by Roseanna Cunningham on 8 June 2016, by what date the ban will be introduced.
Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 15 June 2016
The Scottish Government is currently investigating all avenues for the best mechanism for introducing legislation proposing a ban on the use of wild animals in travelling circuses on ethical grounds. The Scottish Parliament will be informed, in due course, how the ban will be introduced.