[S1M-1656.2 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 15 Feb 2001 at 17:02

This looks like the vote on S1M-1656.2

The description in the bulletin on 2001-02-15 is:

*S1M-1656.2 Mr Brian Monteith: Future of Scottish Education—As an amendment to motion (S1M-1656) in the name of Michael Russell, leave out from "looks" to end and insert "the acknowledgement by the Prime Minister that a "one size fits all" comprehensive system of education is failing Britain’s children; believes that choice through diversity and competition, together with the involvement of parents and the professional commitment of headteachers and teachers are the crucial factors in raising educational standards for all children; recognises that specialisation in subjects, selection and streaming are a necessary requirement for such diversity, and reaffirms that league tables provide a valuable source of information to parents to assess their local schools."

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Text Introducing Division:

The fourth question is, that amendment S1M-1656.2, in the name of Brian Monteith, which seeks to amend motion S1M-1656, in the name of Michael Russell, on the future of Scottish education, as amended, be agreed to. Are we agreed?


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 (No)Minority (Aye)AbstentionsTurnout
Con0 16084.2%
Green1 00100.0%
Independent2 0066.7%
Lab53 0096.4%
LDem15 0093.8%
SNP30 0090.9%
SSP1 00100.0%
Total:102 16092.2%

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