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Chamber and committees

Motion ref. S5M-24292

Motion of No Confidence

Submitted by: Ruth Davidson, Edinburgh Central, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
Date lodged: Thursday, March 4, 2021

Supported by: Jeremy Balfour, Bill Bowman, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Donald Cameron, Jackson Carlaw, Peter Chapman, Maurice Corry, Murdo Fraser, Maurice Golden, Jamie Greene, Jamie Halcro Johnston, Rachael Hamilton, Alison Harris, Liam Kerr, Gordon Lindhurst, Dean Lockhart, Tom Mason, Margaret Mitchell, Edward Mountain, Oliver Mundell, John Scott, Graham Simpson, Liz Smith, Alexander Stewart, Adam Tomkins, Annie Wells, Brian Whittle
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, March 23, 2021

That the Parliament has no confidence in the First Minister, in light of confirmation that the Scottish Government ignored legal advice on its prospects of success in Alex Salmond’s judicial review case, and multiple credible witnesses indicating that the First Minister misled the Parliament.

 


Vote

Result 31 for, 65 against, 27 abstained, 6 no vote Vote Defeated

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party  29 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 1 no vote Read more Read less

Scottish National Party  0 for, 60 against, 0 abstained, 1 no vote Read more Read less

Scottish Labour  0 for, 0 against, 22 abstained, 1 no vote Read more Read less

Independent  0 for, 0 against, 1 abstained, 2 no vote Read more Read less

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No Party Affiliation  0 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 1 no vote Read more Read less

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Scottish Green Party  0 for, 5 against, 0 abstained, 0 no vote Read more Read less

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Scottish Liberal Democrats  1 for, 0 against, 4 abstained, 0 no vote Read more Read less

Reform UK   1 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 0 no vote Read more Read less

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