[S1M-1624.1 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 8 Feb 2001 at 17:00

This looks like the vote on S1M-1624.1

The description in the bulletin on 2001-02-08 is:

*S1M-1624.1 Malcolm Chisholm: National Health Service—As an amendment to motion (S1M-1624) in the name of Tommy Sheridan, leave out from "the increasing" to end and insert "that the MMR vaccine commands the support of all the major health organisations in the UK, that it is recommended by the World Health Organisation, that it is used in over 30 European countries, as well as in the USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand and that the two UK independent expert committees, the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation and the Committee on Safety of Medicines, remain unequivocal that, on the scientific evidence available, there is no casual link between MMR vaccine and autism; further notes that there is in progress a major study funded by the Medical Research Council into the causes of autism, and agrees that, in the best interests of all Scottish children, there is a need to present to concerned parents the facts about MMR and single antigen vaccines in an objective, accurate and responsible way." Supported by: Susan Deacon*

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Text Introducing Division:

The next question is, that amendment S1M-1624.1, in the name of Malcolm Chisholm, which seeks to amend motion S1M-1624, in the name of Tommy Sheridan, on the national health service, 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 16084.2%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent1 1066.7%
Lab48 0087.3%
LDem13 0081.3%
SNP0 30090.9%
SSP0 10100.0%
Total:62 49086.7%

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