[S2M-1374.2 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 2 Jun 2004 at 17:04
Elaine Smith MP, Coatbridge and Chryston abstained
This looks like the vote on S2M-1374.2
The description in the bulletin on 2004-06-02 is:
*S2M-1374.2 Phil Gallie: International Situation-As an amendment to motion (S2M-1374) in the name of Mr John Swinney, leave out from the first "and" to end and insert "; recognises the importance of maintaining an influential Scottish voice in the UN Security Council through the permanent position allocated to the United Kingdom; notes the serious security situation in Iraq and pays tribute to the couragous, professional and effective manner in which British armed forces are responding to it; condemns malicious attempts in certain quarters to damage the reputation of our armed forces in Iraq by false accusations; supports future requests from British commanders on the ground for further equipment or manpower to enable them to fulfil their task; looks forward to a genuine transfer of power to a representative Iraqi Interim Government on 30 June 2004 to which, as the civil power, the United Kingdom can continue to give aid as required, and reaffirms the goal of helping to create a stable, democratic and prosperous Iraq which can become a beneficial influence within the region as a whole."
Text Introducing Division:
The second question is, that amendment S2M-1374.2, in the name of Phil Gallie, which seeks to amend motion S2M-1374, in the name of John Swinney, on the international situation, be agreed to. Are we agreed?
There will be a division.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Abstentions||Turnout|
|Susan Deacon||Edinburgh East and Musselburgh||Lab||abstention|
|Elaine Smith||Coatbridge and Chryston||Lab||abstention|