[S2M-1940.5 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 4 Nov 2004 at 17:02

This looks like the vote on S2M-1940.5

The description in the bulletin on 2004-11-04 is:

*S2M-1940.5 Karen Whitefield: A Better Deal for Pensioners—As an amendment to motion (S2M-1940) in the name of Nicola Sturgeon, leave out from "agrees" to end and insert "supports the vision of a Scotland in which every older person matters and every person beyond working age has a decent quality of life; considers that older people’s lives have been improved through devolution across a wide range of areas such as health, transport, housing, social justice, volunteering, lifelong learning and tackling anti-social behaviour; recognises the range of measures specifically designed to improve the quality of life of all older people in Scotland, including free personal care for the elderly, free off-peak local bus travel, the central heating programme and funding for the Warm Deal; endorses the partnership between the Scottish Executive and Her Majesty’s Government to tackle pensioner poverty, and welcomes the Scottish Executive’s continuing commitment to improving the lives of all of Scotland’s senior citizens." Supported by: Hugh Henry*, Margaret Jamieson*, Allan Wilson*, Lewis Macdonald*, Scott Barrie*, Mr Duncan McNeil*, Janis Hughes*, Bill Butler*, Cathy Peattie*

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Text Introducing Division:

The first question is, that amendment S2M-1940.5, in the name of Karen Whitefield, which seeks to amend motion S2M-1940, in the name of Nicola Sturgeon, on a better deal for pensioners, 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%
Green6 0085.7%
Independent2 0050.0%
Lab0 46194.0%
LDem14 0082.4%
SNP23 1096.0%
SSP5 0083.3%
Total:66 47189.8%

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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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Elaine SmithCoatbridge and ChrystonLababstention
Alasdair MorganSouth of ScotlandSNPaye

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