[S1M-1433.1 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 7 Dec 2000 at 17:01

This looks like the vote on S1M-1433.1

The description in the bulletin on 2000-12-07 is:

*S1M-1433.1 Richard Lochhead: Sea Fisheries-As an amendment to motion (S1M-1433) in the name of Ross Finnie, insert at end ", and to negotiate the transfer of lead responsibility for European Union fisheries negotiations from Her Majesty's Government to the Scottish Executive in recognition of Scotland's dominant position within the UK industry; questions the basis on which many of the proposals tabled by the EU Commission for the December Fisheries Council were formulated; calls for the urgent implementation of a recovery plan for fish stocks comprising a range of technical measures to achieve the aim of sustainability; further recognises that adequately funded economic and social measures will also be required to ensure the viability of our fishing communities and achieve a restructuring of the fishing fleet; calls for an early introduction of zonal management to ensure that the unacceptable decision-making process that prevents stability in the fishing industry is not repeated, and notes that the Labour-Liberal coalition's policies have left the Scottish fishing industry at a competitive disadvantage." Supported by: Mr Alex Salmond*

You can search for this motion (S1M-1433.1) on TheyWorkForYou

Text Introducing Division:

The first question is, that amendment S1M-1433.1, in the name of Richard Lochhead, which seeks to amend motion S1M-1433, in the name of Ross Finnie, on sea fisheries, be agreed to. Are we agreed?


There will be a division.

Debate in Parliament | Historical Hansard | Source |

Public Whip is run as a free not-for-profit free service. If you'd like to support us, please consider switching your electricity and/or gas to Bulb Energy who provide 100% renewable electricity and tend to be 20% cheaper than the 'Big Six'. They'll also pay any exit fees (up to £120) from your old supplier AND give you (and us) a £50 credit for joining up via our Bulb Referral Link.

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
Con15 1084.2%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent1 20100.0%
Lab44 0080.0%
LDem15 0093.8%
SNP0 23069.7%
SSP0 10100.0%
Total:75 28080.5%

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

Nick JohnstonMid Scotland and FifeConaye

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.

PublicWhip v2 codebase is currently under development - you can join the Slack group to find out more or email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Help keep PublicWhip alive