[S3M-1153.1 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 17 Jan 2008 at 17:10

This looks like the vote on S3M-1153.1

The description in the bulletin on 2008-01-17 is:

*S3M-1153.1 Bill Aitken: Firearms—As an amendment to motion (S3M-1153) in the name of Kenny MacAskill, leave out from "action" to end and insert "laws regarding firearms control should be regularly reviewed but notes that firearms legislation is reserved to Westminster; notes also with regret that the great majority of weapons used in gun crime are held illegally in breach of the existing law; acknowledges that the most effective way of making Scotland’s communities safer is more effective enforcement of the existing law, and calls on the Scottish Government to support an increase in police resources to improve enforcement of current firearms legislation."

You can search for this motion (S3M-1153.1) on TheyWorkForYou

Text Introducing Division:

The sixth question is, that amendment S3M-1153.1, in the name of Bill Aitken, which seeks to amend motion S3M-1153, in the name of Kenny MacAskill, on firearms, be agreed to. Are we agreed?

No.

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
Con0 15093.8%
Green2 00100.0%
Lab0 04495.7%
LDem0 160100.0%
SNP47 00100.0%
Total:49 314497.6%

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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NameConstituencyPartyVote
no rebellions

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