[S1M-2520.1 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 6 Dec 2001 at 17:06

This looks like the vote on S1M-2520.1

The description in the bulletin on 2001-12-06 is:

*S1M-2520.1 Bill Aitken: Improving Scotland's Youth Justice System to Build Safer Communities—As an amendment to motion (S1M-2520) in the name of Cathy Jamieson, leave out from "the importance" to end and insert "that the children’s hearing system with the limited disposals currently available is impotent to deal with persistent and serious offenders; recognises the importance of early intervention measures, of youth work and of increased sports, leisure and educational opportunities in enabling all young people to fulfil their potential and to steering many young people at risk of offending away from a life of crime; welcomes the proposals to achieve these objectives including (a) mapping the coverage and effectiveness of community-based programmes to tackle persistent offending, (b) using the partnership opportunities provided by the multi-agency youth justice teams to develop more systematic early intervention measures and to improve the quality of information provided to the children’s hearing about the offending behaviour and how re-offending could be prevented and (c) identifying how restorative justice approaches can prevent the offender re-offending and build the confidence of victims in our youth justice system and increase the safety of communities, and further calls upon the Scottish Executive to review the powers of the children’s hearing system."

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Text Introducing Division:

The fourth question is, that amendment S1M-2520.1, in the name of Bill Aitken, which seeks to amend motion S1M-2520, in the name of Cathy Jamieson, on improving Scotland's youth justice system, 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 15078.9%
Green1 00100.0%
Independent3 00100.0%
Lab53 0096.4%
LDem15 0093.8%
SNP25 0075.8%
SSP1 00100.0%
Total:98 15088.3%

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