[S3M-443.3 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 12 Sep 2007 at 17:01

This looks like the vote on S3M-443.3

The description in the bulletin on 2007-09-12 is:

*S3M-443.3 Jeremy Purvis: The Scottish Government’s Skills Strategy—As an amendment to motion (S3M-443) in the name of Fiona Hyslop, leave out from "the Scottish Government’s" to end and insert "and regrets that the strategy contains no specific targets or indicators of success for improving skills in Scotland, fails to respond to the recommendations of the Leitch Review of Skills and makes no commitment to increased investment in further or higher education; calls on the Scottish Government to amend its strategy to include specific skills targets, including targets for modern apprenticeships and widening access, and details of how it will measure progress towards these targets and commit to report annually to the Parliament on that progress, and further calls on the Scottish Government to commit to providing an additional £168 million for Scottish universities and at least a 3% real terms annual funding increase for Scotland’s colleges over the period of the spending review to ensure that the sectors can make an increased contribution to improving skills in Scotland."

You can search for this motion (S3M-443.3) on TheyWorkForYou

Text Introducing Division:

The third question is, that amendment S3M-443.3, in the name of Jeremy Purvis, which seeks to amend motion S3M-443, in the name of Fiona Hyslop, on the Scottish Government's skills strategy, be agreed to. Are we agreed?


There will be a division.

Debate in Parliament | Source |

Public Whip is run as a free not-for-profit service. If you'd like to support us, please consider switching your (UK) electricity and/or gas to Octopus Energy or tip us via Ko-Fi.

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
Con16 00100.0%
Green2 00100.0%
Lab41 1091.3%
LDem0 14087.5%
SNP45 0095.7%
Total:104 15093.7%

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

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

Sarah BoyackEdinburgh CentralLabaye

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

The Whip on the Web

Help keep PublicWhip alive