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HR 3 - Stem Cell Research Act of 2007 - Key Vote

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Charles Boustany, Jr. voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Placed on Calendar (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (253-174) - (Key vote)

Title: Stem Cell Research Act of 2007

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill allowing the use of embryonic stem cells for research under certain conditions.

Highlights:
  • Allows use of human embryonic stem cells donated from in vitro fertilization clinics (Sec. 2).
  • Allows only the use of embryos that would be discarded (Sec. 2).
  • Mandates that the donation of embryos must be made with informed consent and without economic incentive (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

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