Amendment Not Tabled
June 19, 1996(Key vote)
Title: Overseas Abortion Amendment
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to table an amendment that repeals the restriction on the use of Department of Defense facilities for privately funded abortions.
NOTE: A SENATOR MAY MOVE TO TABLE ANY PENDING LEGISLATION, THUS HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION. A "YEA" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION, AND A "NAY" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF FURTHER CONSIDERATION. TABLING MOTIONS ARE OFTEN USED TO KILL LEGISLATION.