[S3M-3947] Decision Time — 23 Apr 2009 at 17:00

John Lamont MP, Roxburgh and Berwickshire abstained

This looks like the vote on S3M-3947

The description in the bulletin on 2009-04-22 is:

*S3M-3947 David Whitton: Scottish Newspaper Industry—That the Parliament recognises the threat to the Scottish economy from the current crisis facing Scotland’s newspaper and media industries; notes that local newspapers are facing particular difficulties in the current economic climate; opposes any moves towards compulsory redundancies such as those imposed by Trinity Mirror at the Daily Record and Sunday Mail; calls for all newspaper and media organisations considering restructuring, reorganisation or redundancy to engage in meaningful negotiations with the relevant workforce representatives in order to minimise the economic impact of any job cuts, and calls on the Scottish Government to hold urgent talks with Trinity Mirror management in order to prevent compulsory job cuts.

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Text Introducing Division:

The next question is, that motion S3M-3947, in the name of David Whitton, on the Scottish newspaper industry, 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 (Aye)Minority (No)AbstentionsTurnout
Con0 01381.3%
Green2 00100.0%
Independent1 00100.0%
Lab37 0080.4%
LDem0 13081.3%
SNP42 0089.4%
Total:82 131384.4%

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

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NameConstituencyPartyVote
no rebellions

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