[S2M-287.2 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 3 Sep 2003 at 17:00

This looks like the vote on S2M-287.2

The description in the bulletin on 2003-09-03 is:

*S2M-287.2 Mr John Swinney: The Scottish Economy—As an amendment to motion (S2M-287) in the name of Mr Jim Wallace, leave out from "endorses" to end and insert "recognises the enormous potential of the Scottish people; accepts that Westminster control of Scotland’s economic policy has been disastrous for Scottish living standards, population and national self-esteem; notes that, to reverse that trend, the Scottish government must create the maximum competitive advantage for the Scottish economy, and therefore calls on all parties to work together to win for the Parliament the full powers that all independent countries enjoy, in order to create a competitive advantage and the conditions for a prosperous and just Scotland."

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Text Introducing Division:

There are 11 questions to be put as a result of today's business. The first question is, that amendment S2M-287.2, in the name of John Swinney, which seeks to amend motion S2M-287, in the name of Jim Wallace, on the Scottish economy, 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
Con16 0088.9%
Green7 00100.0%
Independent1 0166.7%
Lab48 0096.0%
LDem16 0094.1%
SNP0 23088.5%
SSCUP0 10100.0%
SSP4 1083.3%
Total:92 25192.2%

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Tommy SheridanGlasgowwhilst SSPaye

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