[S2M-2644.2 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 24 Mar 2005 at 17:05

This looks like the vote on S2M-2644.2

The description in the bulletin on 2005-03-24 is:

* S2M-2644.2 Murdo Fraser: Life Sciences—As an amendment to motion (S2M-2644) in the name of Mr Jim Wallace, leave out from “endorses” to end and insert “notes the Scottish Executive’s support to the sector, notably through initiatives such as the Scottish Co-investment Fund and the Life Sciences Intermediary Technology Institute; regrets, however, that the Scottish Life Sciences Community Strategy failed to engage adequately with all sectors of the industry; notes the industry’s very real concerns about bureaucracy, infrastructure and an appropriate skills base, and therefore calls on the Executive to supplement glossy brochures with tangible action to grow biosciences and encourage venture capitalist investment in Scotland by creating a more business-friendly environment.”

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Text Introducing Division:

The next question is, that amendment S2M-2644.2, in the name of Murdo Fraser, which seeks to amend motion S2M-2644, in the name of Mr Jim Wallace, on life sciences, 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
Con0 14077.8%
Green0 0685.7%
Independent3 02100.0%
Lab44 0089.8%
LDem13 0076.5%
SNP0 23092.0%
SSP4 0066.7%
Total:64 37885.8%

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