[S2M-5386.4 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 11 Jan 2007 at 17:00

This looks like the vote on S2M-5386.4

The description in the bulletin on 2007-01-11 is:

*S2M-5386.4 Robert Brown: Education with specific reference to Skills Academies—As an amendment to motion (S2M-5386) in the name of Murdo Fraser, leave out from "believes" to end and insert "welcomes the priority given to improving education standards by the Scottish Executive, local authorities, schools and other partners; recognises that the Executive’s investment in new and refurbished schools, increased teacher numbers, reducing class sizes, strong parental involvement and stable industrial relations is providing the right environment for real and lasting change for Scotland’s children; welcomes the new opportunities that are being developed through A Curriculum for Excellence and Determined to Succeed, including enabling young people across Scotland aged 14 to 16 to undertake vocational learning in further education colleges as part of the school-based curriculum; believes that a strong and relevant education system is fundamental to securing a smart, successful Scotland in which all our 16 to 19 year-olds are in education, employment or training, and calls for steadily improving opportunities for young people to achieve success in education including, particularly, opportunities to study a wider range of vocational options." Supported by: Hugh Henry* Motions and amendments which have attracted additional support

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Text Introducing Division:

The first question is, that amendment S2M-5386.4, in the name of Robert Brown, which seeks to amend motion S2M-5386, in the name of Murdo Fraser, on education, with specific reference to skills academies, 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 (Aye)Minority (No)AbstentionsTurnout
Con0 170100.0%
Green0 07100.0%
Independent1 1160.0%
Lab46 0092.0%
LDem17 00100.0%
SG0 20100.0%
SNP0 22088.0%
SSP0 3075.0%
Total:64 45892.1%

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