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The Scottish Green Party is a political party in Scotland that has close relations to the Green Party of England and Wales. The party's policies usually promote environmentalism, socialism and the creation of an independent Scotland free from the United Kingdom but within the European Union.

In the Scottish Parliament the party is an opposition party with 2 out of 129 seats. It does not have any seats in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom or the European Parliament. The co-conveners (leaders) of the party are Patrick Harvie MSP and Maggie Chapman.

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