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HR 3 - Prohibiting Taxpayer Funding of Abortion - Key Vote

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Nydia Velázquez voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (251-175) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibiting Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits federal funds from being spent on abortions.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits any federal funds, including funds within the budget of the District of Columbia, from being used for the purpose of providing abortions, except in the following cases (Sec. 101):
    • Rape;
    • Incest; or
    • The life of the woman is at risk.
  • Prohibits any tax deductions for medical expenses that include an abortion, except in the cases listed above (Sec. 201).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibiting Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

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