The finance secretary said the Scottish Government does not have the funds to provide financial support.
It comes after the Scottish Greens moved into government following a deal with the SNP.
A number of proposals over future assessment and qualifications have been outlined in a new report.
Scotland’s finance secretary will self-isolate for up to ten days.
The teenage activist has said she has not yet decided whether to travel to the global UN climate conference.
Patrick Harvie and Lorna Slater will be formally appointed as junior ministers in the Scottish Government.
The former first minister said he was now consulting with lawyers on a number of issues.
It is the first time that Greens have ever been in government in the UK.
The former first minister was acquitted of 13 charges during a separate criminal trial in March 2020.
The SNP leader was notified on Sunday that a close contact had tested positive for coronavirus.
A £20 uplift to Universal Credit is due to end in October.
A series of diplomatic meetings are planned for the coming days.
The First Minister took to social media to give the update stating she will stay indoors until she receives a PCR test result.
The agreement will see the Scottish Green co-leaders Patrick Harvie and Lorna Slater become government ministers.
Lorna Slater and Patrick Harvie will become ministers if party approves agreement to join Scottish Government.
Alex Cole-Hamilton revealed the roles the party’s four MSPs will take on in Holyrood.
Sir Ed Davey said that 'serious questions' need to be asked.
The ceremony, which will take place in October, will recognise local heroes from the Covid-19 pandemic.
Alister Jack’s statement is the first time a minister has defined conditions for allowing another vote on independence to take place.
In the party’s annual accounts, treasurer Colin Beattie acknowledged there had been ‘concern’ over donations.