[S3M-1385] Decision Time — 21 Feb 2008 at 17:00

This looks like the vote on S3M-1385

The description in the bulletin on 2008-02-20 is:

*S3M-1385 Bill Aitken: Prisons Policy—That the Parliament acknowledges the importance of a criminal justice system in which the public has confidence and which upholds the fundamental right of the public to a secure and safe society; notes with concern the current pressure on prison capacity; believes that the courts must be supported in sentencing disposals and, where that includes custody, believes that it is the obligation of the government to ensure that adequate custodial provision exists; views with concern deficiencies in the prison regime to address drug addiction, and deplores the Scottish Government’s hostility to deploying the private sector in new prison provision.

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Text Introducing Division:

The final question is, that motion S3M-1385, in the name of Bill Aitken, on prisons policy, 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 14087.5%
Green2 00100.0%
Lab0 41089.1%
LDem16 00100.0%
SNP46 0097.9%
Total:64 55093.7%

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