[S1M-2347.2 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 25 Oct 2001 at 17:05

This looks like the vote on S1M-2347.2

The description in the bulletin on 2001-10-25 is:

*S1M-2347.2 David McLetchie: Scotland and the Current International Situation-As an amendment to motion (S1M-2347) in the name of Mr John Swinney, leave out from "the international" to end and insert "Her Majesty's Government in its aim of building the widest possible international coalition, with maximum United Nations support; welcomes NATO's decision to invoke Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty and its role in the international effort; agrees that the immediate objectives of the campaign should be to prevent Osama bin Laden and the Al Qa'ida network from posing a continuing terrorist threat and, to this end, to ensure that the Taliban regime in Afghanistan ceases to harbour and sustain international terrorism and is replaced by a broadly-based government which is representative of all groups in the country; acknowledges that the attainment of these objectives requires the development of all available means, including taking steps to deal with the humanitarian crisis confronting Afghanistan, and believes that halting the military action in Afghanistan at this time would hinder the achievement of these objectives and would simply prolong the suffering of people in Afghanistan."

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Text Introducing Division:

The fourth question is, that amendment S1M-2347.2, in the name of David McLetchie, which seeks to amend motion S1M-2347, in the name of John Swinney, on Scotland and the current international situation, as amended, be agreed to. Are we agreed?


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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 18094.7%
Green1 00100.0%
Independent3 00100.0%
Lab50 0192.7%
LDem13 0081.3%
SNP28 0084.8%
SSP1 00100.0%
Total:96 18189.8%

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Kate MacleanDundee WestLababstention

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