[S3M-2553] Decision Time — 18 Sep 2008 at 17:00

This looks like the vote on S3M-2553

The description in the bulletin on 2008-09-17 is:

*S3M-2553 Richard Lochhead: Hill Farms and Less Favoured Areas—That the Parliament recognises the valuable contribution made by farmers on Scotland’s hills and other remote areas to food production, environmental management and our rural economy; notes the publication of the Scottish Agriculture College’s report, Farming’s Retreat from the Hills, funded by the Scottish Government, and the Royal Society of Edinburgh’s report on its Inquiry into Scotland’s Hills and Islands as well as other recent publications highlighting the challenges and opportunities facing the sector, and welcomes the publication on 18 September 2008 of the Scottish Government’s consultation on the Less Favoured Area Support Scheme and its commitment to work in partnership with stakeholders to consider the range of relevant economic, social and environmental issues with the aim of securing a sustainable future for agriculture on our hills and in our more remote communities. Supported by: Michael Russell*

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Text Introducing Division:

The fourth question is, that motion S3M-2553, in the name of Richard Lochhead, as amended, on hill farms and less favoured areas, 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
Con16 00100.0%
Green2 00100.0%
Lab0 37080.4%
LDem15 0093.8%
SNP45 0197.9%
Total:78 37191.3%

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Christopher HarvieMid Scotland and FifeSNPabstention

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