[S2M-5494] Decision Time — 1 Feb 2007 at 17:00

This looks like the vote on S2M-5494

The description in the bulletin on 2007-01-29 is:

*S2M-5494 Patrick Harvie: Green Procurement—That the Parliament notes the transposition into Scots Law of the European public procurement directive (2004/18/EEC) in January 2006 and, in particular, notes the directive’s clarification that public bodies may legitimately specify social and environmental criteria in their procurement contracts; welcomes the publication by the European Commission of Buying Green!: A Handbook on Environmental Public Procurement but regrets that Scottish-specific guidance on the matter is not currently available, and calls on the Scottish Executive to make social and environmental criteria mandatory in all public contracts and to issue guidance to all local authorities and public bodies to enable them to meet these requirements.

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Text Introducing Division:

The third question is, that motion S2M-5494, in the name of Patrick Harvie, on green procurement, as amended, 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 (Aye)Minority (No)AbstentionsTurnout
Con0 16094.1%
Green0 6085.7%
Independent1 0140.0%
Lab44 0088.0%
LDem13 0076.5%
SG0 1050.0%
SNP0 22192.0%
SSP0 2050.0%
Total:58 47284.3%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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Tricia MarwickMid Scotland and FifeSNPabstention

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