[S1M-2632.1 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 24 Jan 2002 at 17:00

This looks like the vote on S1M-2632.1

The description in the bulletin on 2002-01-24 is:

*S1M-2632.1 Ross Finnie: Introduction of Progressive Water Tax-As an amendment to motion (S1M-2632) in the name of Tommy Sheridan, leave out from first "believes" to end and insert "commends the efforts of the Scottish Executive in ensuring that the public water industry in Scotland is strong and efficient, bringing considerable benefits to all customers; recognises the Executive's continuing commitment to a public water industry; recognises that the best way to fund the Scottish water industry is through charges on domestic and non-domestic customers utilising the services provided; recognises that the current system for charging domestic customers already provides a degree of protection for lower income households and the most vulnerable through the link to council tax banding, and finally recognises that the reduction scheme provides help to those low income households facing the biggest charge increases." Supported by: Allan Wilson*

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Text Introducing Division:

The next question is, that amendment S1M-2632.1, in the name of Ross Finnie, which seeks to amend motion S1M-2632, in the name of Tommy Sheridan, on the introduction of progressive water tax, 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 (Aye)Minority (No)AbstentionsTurnout
Con0 01894.7%
Independent0 12100.0%
Lab48 0087.3%
LDem13 0081.3%
SNP0 12784.8%
SSP0 10100.0%
Total:61 34787.4%

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Lloyd QuinanWest of ScotlandSNPno

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