[S3M-3174.3 (Amendment)] Decision Time — 8 Jan 2009 at 17:04

This looks like the vote on S3M-3174.3

The description in the bulletin on 2009-01-08 is:

*S3M-3174.3 Robert Brown: Protecting Scotland’s Communities - The Scottish Government Offender Management Plan—As an amendment to motion (S3M-3174) in the name of Kenny MacAskill, leave out from "supports" to end and insert "welcomes the publication on 17 December 2008 of Protecting Scotland’s Communities: Fair, Fast and Flexible Justice, which sets out the Scottish Government’s strategy to deliver a coherent offender management strategy built on a robust regime of community penalties and payback and proportionate management of offenders sentenced to prison; recognises that community sentences that are completed speedily and enforced with rigour offer greater benefits to communities and individuals than short prison sentences and that their planned expansion must be adequately resourced; calls on the Scottish Government to incorporate in its offender management strategy effective action to tackle the underlying causes of crime and factors and circumstances known to have a link with offending behaviour; reaffirms the importance of judicial independence free from executive direction, and looks forward to constructive engagement with the Scottish Government on the detailed implementation of the programme."

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Text Introducing Division:

The next question is, that amendment S3M-3174.3, in the name of Robert Brown, which seeks to amend motion S3M-3174, in the name of Kenny MacAskill, on protecting Scotland's communities-the Scottish Government offender management plan, 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 (Aye)Minority (No)AbstentionsTurnout
Con0 160100.0%
Green2 00100.0%
Independent0 01100.0%
Lab0 40087.0%
LDem14 0087.5%
SNP46 0097.9%
Total:62 56193.0%

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