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Motion ref. S6M-02306.2

Justice and the 16 Days of Action - Amendment

Submitted by: Pauline McNeill, Glasgow, Scottish Labour.
Date lodged: Monday, November 29, 2021

Supported by: Katy Clark, Rhoda Grant, Paul Sweeney
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, November 30, 2021

As an amendment to motion S6M-02306 in the name of Keith Brown (Justice and the 16 Days of Action), insert at end “; considers that the exclusion of hate against women from existing hate crime legislation is an unacceptable gap in the law, and that misogynistic behaviour should be treated as a hate crime; believes that access to legal representation must be made easier for victims of domestic abuse and that the Scottish Government should evaluate specialist domestic abuse courts, particularly their impact on sentencing outcomes, the speed at which cases are dealt with and the experiences of victims, with a view to rolling out domestic abuse courts across Scotland.


Vote

Result 51 for, 61 against, 0 abstained, 17 no vote Vote Defeated

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

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Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party  28 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 3 no vote Read more Read less

Scottish Green Party  0 for, 7 against, 0 abstained, 0 no vote Read more Read less

Scottish National Party  0 for, 54 against, 0 abstained, 10 no vote Read more Read less

Scottish Labour  19 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 3 no vote Read more Read less

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

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Related motion

Motion ref. S6M-02306

Justice and the 16 Days of Action

Submitted by: Keith Brown, Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Scottish National Party, Date lodged: Monday, November 29, 2021

Supported by: Ash Regan
Current status: Taken in the chamber on Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Result 51 for, 61 against, 0 abstained, 17 no vote Vote Defeated


Amendments that have not been voted on

Motion ref. S6M-02306.1

Justice and the 16 Days of Action - Amendment

Submitted by: Maggie Chapman, North East Scotland, Scottish Green Party, Date lodged: Monday, November 29, 2021

Current status: Taken in the chamber on Tuesday, November 30, 2021


Motion ref. S6M-02306.3

Justice and the 16 Days of Action - Amendment

Submitted by: Jamie Greene, West Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date lodged: Monday, November 29, 2021

Current status: Taken in the chamber on Tuesday, November 30, 2021