[S2M-2924.4 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 8 Jun 2005 at 17:02

This looks like the vote on S2M-2924.4

The description in the bulletin on 2005-06-08 is:

* S2M-2924.4 Mark Ballard: G8—As an amendment to motion (S2M-2924) in the name of Mr Tom McCabe, leave out from “will showcase” to end and insert “notes the undemocratic nature of the G8, given that the G8 countries represent only 13% of the world’s population, while making decisions with consequences that are felt worldwide; supports the aims of the Make Poverty History campaign and other civil society campaigns; believes that all unpayable third world debt must be cancelled with immediate effect; supports developing countries’ right to protect indigenous industry and promotes fair trade rather than free trade; welcomes the Franco-German proposal to fund more aid by levying a Tobin tax which would limit damaging currency speculation; further welcomes the Franco-German proposal to levy a tax on aviation fuel to combat the global climate change that threatens to undermine the Millennium Development Goals; urges the US Government to ratify the Kyoto protocol as a vital step in international efforts to combat climate change; recognises the importance of sexual and reproductive health and rights and is gravely concerned at the growing impact of HIV and AIDS in Africa and across the developing world; recognises the genuine concerns about the G8 process and agenda that are held by people across the world; welcomes and recognises the legitimate right to peaceful protest against the G8 summit; further recognises the success of past protests at UK G8 events in changing UK government policy, and supports calls for the adequate provision of accommodation and other facilities and acknowledges that the provision of such facilities is essential to ensure the safety and well-being of all those involved in the event.” Supported by: Mr Mark Ruskell* Motions and amendments which have attracted additional support

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Text Introducing Division:

The next question is, that amendment S2M-2924.4, in the name of Mark Ballard, which seeks to amend motion S2M-2924, in the name of Tom McCabe, on the G8 summit, 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
Con15 0083.3%
Green0 6085.7%
Independent1 31100.0%
Lab49 00100.0%
LDem17 00100.0%
SNP24 0096.0%
SSCUP0 10100.0%
SSP0 3050.0%
Total:106 13193.8%

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