[S3M-679.1 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 25 Oct 2007 at 17:06
This looks like the vote on S3M-679.1
The description in the bulletin on 2007-10-25 is:
*S3M-679.1 Nicola Sturgeon: Free Personal Care—As an amendment to motion (S3M-679) in the name of Mary Scanlon, leave out from "has been beset" to end and insert "have raised difficulties, many of which remain unresolved; notes that the decision of Lord Macphail dated 17 October 2007 on the Petition of Argyll and Bute Council reflects the guidance issued in July 2003; wishes to reassure those assessed, either now or in the future, as requiring free personal or nursing care that their entitlement to receive it is not affected by Lord Macphail’s decision; agrees, however, that the current operation of the law, although in line with existing guidance, may in some cases result in an undue delay between assessment and a local authority care contract being concluded; therefore supports the Scottish Government’s ongoing dialogue with COSLA to address issues such as waiting lists, eligibility criteria and food preparation, together with its assurance that it will take action, if necessary, to clarify the law, and considers that Lord Sutherland’s review of the level and distribution of resources for free personal care will make a valuable contribution to ensuring that the policy is put on a secure and sustainable basis for the long term." Supported by: Shona Robison*
Text Introducing Division:
The first question is, that amendment S3M-679.1, in the name of Nicola Sturgeon, which seeks to amend motion S3M-679, in the name of Mary Scanlon, on free personal care, be agreed to. Are we agreed?
There will be a division.
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