Devolution (Employment) (Scotland) — 17 Oct 2023 at 13:02
That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Scotland Act 1998 to grant legislative competence for employment matters to the Scottish Parliament.
“In the United Kingdom, union busting, attempts to introduce legislation curtailing the right to strike and protest, and violations of collective bargaining agreements have become systematic and led to the country’s rating dropping from three to four.”
“It’s clear, especially to any incoming UK Labour Government, that the voices of workers across the country now support the Scottish Parliament having full autonomy over labour and employment rights.”
“a slap in the face to the trade unions who have campaigned for this for many years.”
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.
What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|PC||0 (+1 tell)||2||0||100.0%|
|SNP||0 (+1 tell)||16 (+2 tell)||0||42.2%|
|Hywel Williams||Arfon||PC (front bench)||tellno|
|Alan Brown||Kilmarnock and Loudoun||SNP (front bench)||tellno|