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H Amdt 509 - Prohibiting Federally Funded Abortion Services - Key Vote

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Amendment - Amendment Adopted (House) (240-194) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibiting Federally Funded Abortion Services

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment to HR 3962 that prohibits funds authorized or appropriated by the bill from being used to pay for abortions or to cover any part of the costs of a health plan that includes abortion coverage, unless the woman would be placed in danger of death without the performance of an abortion or the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest.

Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibiting Federally Funded Abortion Services

Sponsors

  • Bart T. Stupak (MI - D) (Out Of Office)