[S3M-415.1 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 6 Sep 2007 at 17:00

This looks like the vote on S3M-415.1

The description in the bulletin on 2007-09-06 is:

*S3M-415.1 Margaret Smith: Tackling Drugs Misuse—As an amendment to motion (S3M-415) in the name of Kenny MacAskill, leave out from "supports" to end and insert "believes that increased opportunities, improved facilities, more drug-free activities and better drug education are necessary to give young people a positive alternative to drugs; calls on the Scottish Government to introduce a strategy for early intervention with vulnerable young people, particularly those in care or living with a parent who has a drug problem; calls for the establishment of a national register of drug and alcohol services including residential placements; believes that additional resources are required to increase drug and alcohol treatment places, cut waiting times and create more family support services; calls on the Scottish Government to commit to at least double the funding for drug and alcohol treatment in the first year of the next spending review; further notes the direct link between drug and alcohol use and crime and supports the greater use of arrest referral schemes across Scotland; further believes that Drug Testing and Treatment Orders (DTTOs) introduced by the previous administration can make a real difference in cutting crime and reoffending, and calls for DTTOs to be extended to Scotland’s district courts and used more frequently to address alcohol abuse among offenders." Supported by: Mike Pringle* Motions and amendments which have attracted additional support

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Text Introducing Division:

There are five questions to be put as a result of today's business. The first question is, that amendment S3M-415.1, in the name of Margaret Smith, which seeks to amend motion S3M-415, in the name of Kenny MacAskill, on tackling drugs misuse, 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 0093.8%
Green2 00100.0%
Lab0 40087.0%
LDem0 14087.5%
SNP44 1095.7%
Total:61 55091.3%

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Michael MathesonFalkirk WestSNPaye

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