[S3M-4988.2 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 8 Oct 2009 at 17:00

Claire Baker MP, Mid Scotland and Fife voted in the minority (Aye).

This looks like the vote on S3M-4988.2

The description in the bulletin on 2009-10-08 is:

*S3M-4988.2 Margaret Smith: School Buildings—As an amendment to motion (S3M-4988) in the name of Rhona Brankin, insert at end "; deeply regrets the ongoing ambiguity over the future allocation of resources under the school building programme and the absolute failure of the Scottish Futures Trust (SFT); considers that the Scottish Government’s centralisation and poor handling of the school building strategy has caused serious uncertainty for local authorities and has undermined the autonomy of councils to determine their local priorities, and calls for the SFT to be scrapped immediately."

You can search for this motion (S3M-4988.2) on TheyWorkForYou

Text Introducing Division:

The next question is, that amendment S3M-4988.2, in the name of Margaret Smith, which seeks to amend motion S3M-4988, in the name of Rhona Brankin, be agreed to. Are we agreed?


There will be a division.

Debate in Parliament | Source |

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
Con14 0087.5%
Green2 00100.0%
Lab0 44095.7%
LDem0 15093.8%
SNP46 0097.9%
Total:62 59095.3%

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

no rebellions

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

There are lots of plans afoot, including extensive redevelopment of the site and plans for new functionality. To keep up with what's happening, please check out the blog. We're working on updating all the contact details throughout the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Advertisement - Helping keeping PublicWhip alive