[S2M-5349.2 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 21 Dec 2006 at 17:00

This looks like the vote on S2M-5349.2

The description in the bulletin on 2006-12-21 is:

*S2M-5349.2 Carolyn Leckie: Post Offices—As an amendment to motion (S2M-5349) in the name of Mr John Swinney, after second "Government" insert "to begin paying post offices adequately for the government services they provide, to return services that it has withdrawn, such as issuing television licenses, to post offices, to begin the development of post office accounts as a banking facility for those living in deprived and rural communities and to consider providing assistance to communities in deprived urban and rural areas to open community post offices to prevent the loss of vital local services, and thus."

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Text Introducing Division:

The eighth question is, that amendment S2M-5349.2, in the name of Carolyn Leckie, which seeks to amend motion S2M-5349, in the name of John Swinney, on post offices, 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 0088.2%
Green0 70100.0%
Independent1 40100.0%
Lab47 0094.0%
LDem15 0088.2%
SG0 20100.0%
SNP0 250100.0%
SSP0 3075.0%
Total:78 41093.7%

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no rebellions

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