[S2M-4755.3 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 7 Sep 2006 at 17:01

This looks like the vote on S2M-4755.3

The description in the bulletin on 2006-09-07 is:

*S2M-4755.3 Fiona Hyslop: Education First—As an amendment to motion (S2M-4755) in the name of Peter Peacock, leave out from "the priority" to end and insert "continuing excellence within Scotland’s distinct and independent education system, appreciated internationally for its pioneering work in quality improvement; recognises the challenges faced by schools, education authorities and other partners to modernise the school estate, to drive up standards and to tackle deep-seated problems such as persistent under-performance among disadvantaged pupils; notes that the Scottish Executive’s promises to cut class sizes and adequately resource additional support needs remain unfulfilled; supports requests from school leaders for more funding for schools to be devolved, real cuts in class sizes, nursery teachers to remain in nursery classes and for the introduction of free school meals in the early years; calls for the replacement of PPP funding for school modernisation by not-for-profit trust funding; believes that the education of all Scotland’s children and young people is fundamental to securing a more productive, integrated and successful Scotland in which all our young people can participate fully, and looks forward to further strengthening of our distinctive education system using the enhanced powers and resources at the command of an independent parliament." Motions and amendments which have attracted additional support

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Text Introducing Division:

The first question is, that amendment S2M-4755.3, in the name of Fiona Hyslop, which seeks to amend motion S2M-4755, in the name of Peter Peacock, on education, be agreed to. Are we agreed?


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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 0088.2%
Green0 70100.0%
Independent2 2080.0%
Lab46 0092.0%
LDem15 0088.2%
SG0 20100.0%
SNP0 24096.0%
SSP0 04100.0%
Total:78 35492.1%

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