[S2M-1374.3 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 2 Jun 2004 at 17:04

This looks like the vote on S2M-1374.3

The description in the bulletin on 2004-06-02 is:

*S2M-1374.3 Tommy Sheridan: International Situation-As an amendment to motion (S2M-1374) in the name of Mr John Swinney, leave out from "reaffirms" to end and insert "believes that all British troops should be withdrawn from Iraq immediately; considers that the decision to invade Iraq was based on lies, deceit and distortion and that President George W Bush and Tony Blair are guilty of wilful deception in relation to weapons of mass destruction, Iraqi links to the September 11 atrocity and Iraq posing an imminent "45-minute" threat to British interests; further considers that the invasion of Iraq was illegal under international law and the continued presence of coalition troops represents an illegal occupation; believes that the billions of pounds committed to waging war in Iraq should be diverted to agencies like the Red Cross, Red Crescent, Médicins Sans Frontières and others to assist in the rebuilding of Iraq's infrastructure with the consent of the Iraqi people and that peace across the Middle East will be only secured on the basis of a free and viable Palestine requiring the withdrawal of Israel from Palestinian territory; further believes that Scotland's name should be synonymous with peaceful resolution of the world's problems and conflicts, and extends the hand of peace and friendship internationally." Supported by: Colin Fox*, Carolyn Leckie*, Frances Curran*, Rosie Kane*

The description in the bulletin on 2004-06-03 is:

S2M-1374.3 International Situation (lodged on 1 June 2004) Campbell Martin*

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Text Introducing Division:

The fourth question is, that amendment S2M-1374.3, in the name of Tommy Sheridan, which seeks to amend motion S2M-1374, in the name of John Swinney, on the international situation, 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
Con18 00100.0%
Green0 07100.0%
Independent0 12100.0%
Lab43 0392.0%
LDem16 0094.1%
SNP24 1096.2%
SSP0 60100.0%
Total:101 81295.3%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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Susan DeaconEdinburgh East and MusselburghLababstention
Pauline McNeillGlasgow KelvinLababstention
Elaine SmithCoatbridge and ChrystonLababstention
Campbell MartinWest of Scotlandwhilst SNPaye

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