[S3M-3994.3 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 29 Apr 2009 at 17:00
Stuart McMillan MP, West of Scotland voted with the majority (No).
This looks like the vote on S3M-3994.3
The description in the bulletin on 2009-04-29 is:
*S3M-3994.3 Mary Mulligan: Housing—As an amendment to motion (S3M-3994) in the name of Alex Neil, leave out from "the steps" to end and insert "with concern the latest Scottish Government housing statistics showing a 29% decline in the building of housing association houses in the first three quarters of 2008 compared to the previous year; believes that affordable house building has been damaged by the SNP government’s decision to cut the Housing Association Grant at a time when borrowing from the financial sector is particularly challenging; further notes the latest available figures showing that all but one council house built since May 2007 have been by Midlothian Council in a programme that commenced prior to the 2007 Scottish Parliament elections; further believes that the Scottish Government has failed to put in place adequate measures for financial and legal protection for householders facing repossession; further notes the proposals outlined in the consultation on the draft Housing (Scotland) Bill to reform the right to buy as well as the existing restrictions introduced by the Housing (Scotland) Act 2001 but believes that these proposals are in themselves no substitute for building affordable energy-efficient houses, and therefore calls on the Scottish Government to ensure that the £45 million in Barnett consequentials for Scotland arising from housing spending in the UK Budget are allocated in full towards more affordable housing for Scotland." Motions and amendments which have attracted additional support
Text Introducing Division:
The first question is, that amendment S3M-3994.3, in the name of Mary Mulligan, which seeks to amend motion S3M-3994, in the name of Alex Neil, on housing, be agreed to. Are we agreed?
There will be a division.
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