[S2M-5535.2 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 8 Feb 2007 at 17:00

Helen Eadie MP, Dunfermline East voted with the majority (No).

This looks like the vote on S2M-5535.2

The description in the bulletin on 2007-02-08 is:

*S2M-5535.2 Tavish Scott: Forth and Tay Road Bridges Tolls—As an amendment to motion (S2M-5535) in the name of Tricia Marwick, leave out from "believes" to end and insert "commits to a replacement crossing across the Forth and calls on the Cabinet to commit to preparatory work to start immediately; calls for the case for abolition of the tolls on the Fife Bridges to be considered in the light of the commitment to the new crossing; notes that the SNP’s sums do not add up and that under its current plans the SNP would not be able to afford to lift the tolls and pay for the construction of a new crossing; notes that its proposals do not address the impact of congestion or other environmental, social and economic impacts, and notes the importance of a sustainable transport policy, including smart tolling and investment in public transport to meet the long-term needs of Scotland." Supported by: Ms Margaret Curran* Motions and amendments which have attracted additional support

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Text Introducing Division:

The first question is, that amendment S2M-5535.2, in the name of Tavish Scott, which seeks to amend motion S2M-5535, in the name of Tricia Marwick, on tolls on the Forth and Tay road bridges, be agreed to. Are we agreed?

No.

There will be a division.

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Party Summary

Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.

What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)AbstentionsTurnout
Con17 00100.0%
Green6 0085.7%
Independent4 10100.0%
Lab6 41196.0%
LDem2 14094.1%
SG2 00100.0%
SNP25 00100.0%
SSCUP1 00100.0%
SSP3 0075.0%
Total:66 56196.1%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Scott BarrieDunfermline WestLabno
Helen EadieDunfermline EastLabno
Marlyn GlenNorth East ScotlandLabno
Marilyn LivingstoneKirkcaldyLabno
Kate MacleanDundee WestLabno
Christine MayCentral FifeLabno
Richard BakerNorth East ScotlandLababstention
Mr Andrew ArbuckleMid Scotland and FifeLDemno
Iain SmithNorth East FifeLDemno

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